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RTPI Scotland

  • Bookings now being taken for RTPI Scotland Annual Conference 2017

    RTPI Scotland's 2017 Annual Conference will take place on Tuesday 3 October at the COSLA conference centre, Edinburgh. The title for the day is The New Agenda: Planners as Visionaries, Facilitators and Enablers, and a range of engaging speakers will offer their thoughts on planning for an inclusive, just, and sustainable future.

  • RTPI Scotland and the planning review

    RTPI Scotland is working hard to influence the ongoing review of the Scottish planning system. We responded to the initial review's call for evidence, the Scottish Government's Places, People and Planning consultation, and continue to looking for solutions to make planning in Scotland even more effective. Keep up to date with the latest on the review here.

  • RTPI Scotland gives evidence to Scottish Parliament
  • Future Planners Bursaries

    RTPI Scotland is pleased to announce that the Scottish Government and the universities of Heriot-Watt and Dundee will be funding £1000 bursaries for those looking to study planning at Masters level. For more information about the scheme see the RTPI Scotland blog or contact the RTPI. Contact details for the relevant universities can be found via the below link.

  • Annual Report 2016

    The RTPI Scotland Annual Report has been published, highlighting that in 2016:

    • 65 events have been held for members across Scotland
    • 350 delegates attended the  RTPI Scotland Annual Conference, Sir Patrick Geddes Commemorative Lecture and Scottish Young Planners' Conference
    • 2 TV appearances on BBC Scotland

    Read the report here.

RTPI Scotland

RTPI Scotland aims to support people and organisations to create great places for people across Scotland. We do this through:

  • leading thinking on how to create great places for people
  • supporting our Members to develop their skills
  • managing our knowledge and sharing it with Members and stakeholders
  • brokering dialogue and action amongst key influencers on planning issues
  • providing and demonstrating our value to Members

Latest Blog Posts





@rtpiscotland : Former First Minister to launch new alliance ahead of Planning Bill (@holyrooddaily) 21/09/2017 - 10:19

@rtpiscotland : RT @EdwardHarkins: Couldn't be better timing - launch of @PlacesAlliance on Scottish Housing Day! #scottishhousingday… 21/09/2017 - 10:16

@rtpiscotland : The @scotlibdems have said that the Planning Bill must ensure genuine local voice 21/09/2017 - 10:11

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