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Areas covered

North Yorkshire, South Yorkshire, East Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, City of Kingston upon Hull, North Lincolnshire, North East Lincolnshire.

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RTPI Yorkshire

The Royal Town Planning Institute is the UK's leading planning body for spatial, sustainable and inclusive planning and is the largest planning institute in Europe with 25,000 members.

RTPI Yorkshire, with over 1600 members, provides a range of services for our members in the region. As well as offering affordable events, our Yorkshire Conference Series and Yorkshire Practice Seminars, we arrange social events, keep members up to date through e-bulletins and social media, provide local information and networking opportunities, and run an annual Award for Planning Excellence.

We also have social, networking and CPD events and activities for our young planners.

2018 Conference Programme launched!

Get in touch with us ;


Telephone 020 7929 8192; 07738 023302

Post RTPI Yorkshire, 41 Botolph Lane, London EC3R 8DL

Social media  Twitter, LinkedIn

New to the region? Get involved

We welcome your views and opinions, and are always looking for new volunteers to help in running activities in the region.Contact Regional Co-ordinator Sarah Richardson at to find out more.

2018 Dates to note;


  • RTPI Yorkshire Awards Reception and Keynote address

  • Thursday 13th September 2018 @ Sheffield Town Hall
  • 6 - 9pm
  • RTPI Yorkshire's premier networking event of the year - book here 


RTPI Yorkshire is governed by two committees:


  • RTPI Yorkshire Conference Series

    The RTPI Yorkshire Conference Series is organised by RTPI Yorkshire in partnership with Leeds Beckett and Sheffield Hallam Universities. It promotes good planning practice and provides a service to support its members and others in the built environment field.

    See what's coming up.

  • Northern Powerhouse, Strategic Planning and the Pan- Regional Agenda

    The pan-regional agenda is at the forefront of government thinking on industrial strategy, economic development and infrastructure investment. This conference will look at the agenda in the North from a range of perspectives; examine lessons for planners from progress to date; and consider the implications for strategic and local planning.

Forthcoming events
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@rtpi_yorks : RT @urban_wonder: How can the #NorthernPowerhouse improve places and quality of life across the entire region? Keith Mitchell launches our… 20/09/2018 - 11:07

@rtpi_yorks : RT @IPPRNorth: "[planning] needs to engage with...the human experience of place. This is true for any form of policymaking which is so ofte… 20/09/2018 - 10:45

@rtpi_yorks : Congrats to the Yorkshire finalists for the 2018 Learning Partner Award @IndigoPlanning @Savills… 19/09/2018 - 11:54