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Introduction to the Scottish planning system - Edinburgh

Wednesday, 06 June 2018 at 10:00AM - 4:00PM
Edinburgh Training and Conference Venue, 16 St Mary's St, Edinburgh EH1 1SU, Scotland, UK
RTPI Training

Course aim

This masterclass, designed to provide elected members, professionals working in place making, technicians, administrators and support staff, with an understanding of the planning system. Delegates will gain an invaluable insight into the planning system, the role of development management and the way decisions on individual planning applications are made either by the planning committee, by the officers under delegated powers or by planning reporters or Scottish Ministers on appeal.


Through a combination of expert trainer input, discussion and group work, you will:

  • Gain a clear understanding on the importance and purpose of planning system
  • Appreciate the wider context and gather insights into the legislative framework and guidance within which you are working
  • Know what a planning application is and how a decision is made
  • Be updated on the many changes proposed in the planning review.

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Delegate numbers are restricted to enhance learning outcomes


This links to the following CPD Priority:

  • Effective decision making


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