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Yorkshire Conference Series

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

2017 RTPI Yorkshire Conference Series

Please scroll down to find details of each conference in the 2017 Series.

How to book for conferences

Conference places can be bought either under our Multi-buy Scheme or individually.

Multi-buy scheme

  • 5 places: £495 + VAT
  • 10 places: £950 + VAT
  • 15 places: £1425 + VAT
  • 20 places: £1800 + VAT
  • 25 places: £2250 + VAT
  • 30 places: £2700 + VAT
  • 35 places: £3150 + VAT
  • 40 places: £3600 + VAT

If you have any problems in using the online booking system please contact the Regional Co-ordinator at

Individual places

Individual places at any of the conferences in the 2017 Conference Series cost:

  • RTPI members: £105.00 + VAT
  • Non-RTPI members: £120.00 + VAT
  • Concessions: £35.00 + VAT (limited to RTPI members only, who have no professional income, and restricted to 2 conferences per annum per person)
  • Full time Students: £10.00 + VAT. Please book online if you are an RTPI member or contact to book a place if not

To book an individual place at any of the conferences in the 2017 Series, please click on 'Details and Booking' under the title of the relevant conference below. 

Conferences in the 2017 Conference Series

Latest Developments in Neighbourhood Planning

Thursday 21 September 2017, Leeds

Booking for this conference is now closed.

Planning for Regeneration and Brownfield Development

Thursday 12 October 2017, Bradford

Annual Planning Law Update

Thursday 9 November 2017, Leeds

What next for the NPPF?

Wednesday 6 December 2017, Sheffield

Conferences already held this year

Conservation: 50 years of Heritage Planning

Held on 23 February 2017 in York

Planning for a Changing Population

Held on 15 March 2017 in Sheffield

Managing the Natural Environment

Held on 12 April 2017 in Leeds

The Development Management Law Conference

Held on 18 May 2017 in York

Improving Design Quality through Consultation

Thursday 15 June 2017, Leeds

Major Infrastructure Planning: the latest agenda

Wednesday 5 July 2017, Sheffield

Booking terms and Conditions 

Payment must be in advance online, or within 30 days of the date of the invoice we send you.

If you are not able to attend:

  • we can accept a substitute delegate at any time
  • we can give you a refund if you cancel in writing at least seven days before the conference date; we cannot give refunds for cancellations after this, or for non-arrival
  • for reasons beyond our control, we may have to change the content or timing of the programme, the speakers, the date or the venue
  • in the unlikely event that the event is cancelled, we will make a full refund but disclaim any further liability
  • booked delegates who fail to attend their event without notifying in advance may be subject to an administration charge



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