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The RTPI Regional Awards for Planning Excellence 2019 (kindly sponsored by WYG)

The RTPI North West Awards for Planning Excellence celebrate outstanding projects that demonstrate the power of planning in our region. Entries reflect the diversity of planning achievement, whether in urban or rural areas, large or small in scale, involving new development, regeneration or conservation.

  • Entries open - Monday 29 April
  • Deadline for entries - Thursday 27 June at 5.00 pm
  • Free to enter
  • Categories and Download entry form
  • Criteria: Planning Excellence in:

Heritage and Culture (joint award with IHBC)
Large Development Delivery (over 2ha)
Small Development Delivery (under 2ha)
Spatial Planning

  • Timetable (dates and process)              


Young Planner of the Year


This award seeks out the brightest RTPI members in the early stages of their careers. Potential candidates can work in any area of the industry. We are looking for outstanding Young Planners who can demonstrate a contribution to planning and/or significant career achievements in recent years.

  • Entries open Monday 29 April
  • Deadline for entries Thursday 27 June at 5.00 pm
  • Free to enter
  • Criteria and Download entry form
  • Timetable (dates and process)


Entries should be submitted electronically to

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Read about our past winners here.



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