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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 over 24,000 members. RTPI Yorkshire, with over 1500 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.

Building a successful career in planning

Emma Lancaster, 2017 Chair of RTPI Yorkshire talks about how she is building a successful career in planning: Download podcast

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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 Trish Cookson to find out more.

Sponsorship opportunities

RAC Oct 2016

We welcomed RTPI Chief Executive Trudi Elliott to our Regional Activities Committee in Leeds last October.

2016 Annual Review

  • 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.

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  • Low cost events with Yorkshire Practice Seminars

    RTPI Yorkshire Practice Seminars provide our members with low cost CPD events. 

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Forthcoming events
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@rtpi_yorks : Major Infrastructure Planning - the latest agenda. Our conference in Sheffield on 5 July, booking closes Thursday 27/06/2017 - 02:52

@rtpi_yorks : Booking closes Thursday for low-cost CPD seminar: Bridlington's Regeneration - Vision and Delivery with… 27/06/2017 - 02:27

@rtpi_yorks : Hear Martin Green talk about Hull City of Culture @RTPI_Yorks Lecture and Reception on 14 September open for booking 27/06/2017 - 01:30