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Policy and Research

RTPI Scotland aims to lead thinking in how planning can create great places for people. We do this by:

  • responding to policy consultations from Scottish Government, agencies and other organisations
  • discussing planning issues with policy makers including Ministers, MSPs and Civil Servants
  • undertaking research on Scottish planning issues

Consultations Under Consideration

We welcome Members' inputs to our policy responses.  If you are interested in contributing please contact us at

  • Fire Sprinklers in Social Housing Bill | Deadline 16 April
  • Scottish Government Consultation A Connected Scotland: Tackling social isolation and loneliness and building stronger social connections | Deadline 27 April
Forthcoming events
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@rtpiscotland : A resilient Britain needs a resilient planning system, Lord tells RTPI Convention 22/06/2018 - 05:42

@rtpiscotland : Round up of planning news across Scotland in the last week from @ThePlanner_RTPI 22/06/2018 - 05:18

@rtpiscotland : RT @SempleClaire: If you fail to plan, you plan to fail 22/06/2018 - 05:13