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Positive Planning: Exploring the Planning (Wales) Bill

Young Planners Cymru
Monday 27th January 2014 - 2:00pm
City Hall, Cardiff

Join the Royal Town Planning Institute (RTPI) Young Planners for this FREE event where their panel of speakers will explore with young planners the proposals to reform the planning system in Wales:

  • Rosemary Thomas, Chief Planner, Welsh Government
  • Neil Harris, Lecturer in Statutory Planning, Cardiff University
  • Private Consultant – TBC
  • Local Planning Authority Senior Officer - TBC

Also featuring:

•Break out sessions on specific proposals
•Q&A with our expert panel
•Complimentary refreshments

TO BOOK YOUR FREE PLACE PLEASE EMAIL YOUR NAME AND COMPANY/ UNIVERSITY DETAILS TO: info@youngplannerscymru.org.uk

The Draft Planning (Wales) Bill and consultation paper – Positive Planning, set out Welsh Government proposals to reform the planning system in Wales. These papers were launched for consultation on 4 December 2013 until 26 February 2014. Young Planners Cymru, are providing you with an opportunity to learn more about the draft Bill and consultation paper. The event will provide an overview of the consultation as well as providing differing perspectives on the proposed changes from our panel of experts made up from both the public and private sector.
Come and find out more about specific proposals to reform the planning system at this free event in quick fire presentations by our panel and from Welsh Government, followed by break out group discussions and a question and answer session.

Complimentary refreshments will be provided at the event along with an opportunity to network with fellow young planners.