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RTPI West Midlands

We provide a range of services for our members in the West Midlands. As well as offering affordable seminars and events for professional development, we keep members up to date and provide local information through newsletters and arrange social, sporting and networking events. Read our 2016 Annual Review.

RTPI West Midlands 2018 CPD Programme

Now open for booking


Sue MannsMany congratulations to Sue Manns, newly elected Fellow of the RTPI. Read more

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The regional magazine Tripwire, which provides news from the region, has been revamped in 2017.  Read the Autumn 2017 issue. This issue was produced by guest editor Michael Vout. We are looking for more guest editors.  Please email if you are interested.

2017 Regional Award Winners

Regional Award for Planning Excellence

The Birmingham Resilience Project

West Midlands Young Planner of the Year

James Carpenter

Chairman's Award

Walsall Housing Group and Keepmoat for Waters Keep, Walsall

See the photos of the award ceremony and Ball on July 7

Get involved

We welcome your views and opinions, and are always looking for new volunteers to assist in running events and helping in the region. Contact to find out more.



  • Read the latest news from RTPI West Midlands

  • RTPI West Midlands 2018 CPD Programme

    Find out about CPD events in the West Midlands and save money with a multi-buy.

  • 2017 West Midlands Award Winners

    The Birmingham Resilience Project - Regional Award for Planning Excellence

    James Carpenter - West Midlands Young Planner of the Year

    Walsall Housing Group and Keepmoat for Waters Keep, Walsall - Chairman's Award


Forthcoming events
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@RTPIWestMids : RT @RTPIPlanners: Develop your CPD – take our new online learning on digital economy and town planning 12/12/2017 - 02:00

@RTPIWestMids : The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) has signed off £50 million of support for the Wolverhampton Interchange… 12/12/2017 - 01:59

@RTPIWestMids : Still places available for the annual @RTPIWestMids Young Planners Festive Networking next week. Free entry but tic… 11/12/2017 - 01:21

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