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RTPI's guide to current issues in the planning system - London

Wednesday, 21 February 2018 at 9:30AM - 4:30PM
Etc venues, Bishopsgate Court, 4-12 Norton Folgate, London E1 6DQ
RTPI Training

Programme description

This briefing addresses RTPI’s hot topics for planners in England for the year ahead. This briefing will outline key issues for 2018, in an ever-changing planning environment. Opening with experts predicting what will come from the UK Government, followed by experts speaking on key developments in planning policy and practice. The RTPI will outline its priorities for 2018.  

Through a combination of input from expert speakers and discussion, you will:

  • Gain insight into the current state of Brexit negotiations, and possible outcomes/impact on key legislation
  • Hear the experts' view on what the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government's (MHCLG) priorities might be
  • Have the opportunity to express your perspective and engage in discussions around these topics

View the event agenda here.

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This links to the following CPD Priorities:

  • Delivering housing to meet national needs
  • Understanding and working in a market economy
  • Ethics
  • Management and business skills


Please note there is limited availability for Licentiate, Independent Consultants and concessions. To be eligible for the Independent Consultant rate, you need to be member of the Independent Consultants Network (ICN). For the RTPI concessions rate, you need to be a RTPI student, unemployed or retired member. You will need your membership number and password to book.

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The Scottish Government is kindly supporting this event and as a result we are able to offer 14 'special discount' tickets at £100 + VAT per person (maximum of two places per organisation). These will be sold on a first come first served basis.

If you are having difficulties booking, please contact us on 020 7929 8400 or email


The RTPI supports the adoption of all 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals and this course specifically supports:

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