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About RTPI Scotland

Elections to Scottish Executive Commitee 2018

Nominations are being invited for the following positions on the Scottish Executive Committee 2018:

  • SEC Senior Vice-Convenor for a period of one year
  • SEC Junior Vice-Convenor for a period of one year
  • Four SEC (Corporate or Legal Associate) Members for a period of two years
  • One SEC (Corporate or Legal Associate) Member for a period of one year
  • One SEC (Student or Licentiate) Member for a period of one year
  • One SEC (Associate) Member for a period of two years

Further details and nomination forms can be found here. Please contact Annette O'Donnell on 0131 229 9628 or if you need further information or a word version of the nomination form.  The closing date is Friday 27 October.

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
  • 17 policy or briefing papers were published, including a manifesto for the Scottish Election
  • 4 interviews on BBC Radio Scotland and 2 TV appearances on BBC Scotland

Read the report here.

Scottish Executive Committee

RTPI Scotland works directly with the Scottish Government and the Scottish Parliament who legislate for the separate planning system in Scotland.  Our work focuses on:

  • shaping and informing policy and practice
  • providing opportunities for Members to access CPD
  • sharing good practice
  • promoting planning

Our work is managed through the Scottish Executive Committee (SEC) and implemented by the Director and staff team based at the Edinburgh office.


The Scottish Executive Committee is supported by RTPI Scotland staff:


RTPI Scotland, 18 Atholl Crescent, Edinburgh EH3 8HQ

Tel: +44 (0) 131 229 9628


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How to find us

We are situated in the west end of Edinburgh, five minutes walk from Haymarket Station. The office is served by a number of bus routes, including the Airport bus, and is located by the West End - Princes Street Edinburgh Tram stop. Pay-and-display car parking is available outside the office and there is an NCP car park nearby in Morrison Street. View map of our location