RTPI Scotland

Housing bodies unite in joint call to tackle homes shortage

Scotland’s key housing and professional bodies today called for politicians to tackle the country’s housing crisis by supporting an increase in the supply of warm, sustainable homes that meet a diverse set of needs and aspirations.

Published 26 April 2016

Blog: Planning in the next Parliament: Building a successful and sustainable Scotland

RTPI Scotland planning policy & practice officer, Nikola Miller, sets out the Institute’s manifesto for the Scottish Parliamentary Elections in May 2016.

Published 20 January 2016

Blog: What does 2016 hold for Scottish planning?

Craig McLaren, director of RTPI Scotland, gazes into his crystal ball to identify key planning issues in the next year.

Published 6 January 2016

RTPI election manifesto details how to build a successful and sustainable Scotland

RTPI Scotland has published its manifesto for the 2016 Scottish Election which sets out seven key actions it believes are required to build a successful and sustainable Scotland.

Published 10 December 2015

Scotland’s planning service ‘in need of investment’

Progress in Scotland’s planning service is being made despite a significant decrease in resources, a report from RTPI Scotland has found.

Published 7 October 2015

New planning guidance issued for Dundee Waterfront

Dundee City Council has published new planning and design guidelines that will provide the framework for the new buildings in the £1 billion waterfront development following the completion of most of the infrastructure work.

Published 13 August 2015

Blog: Planning for a Fairer Scotland?

RTPI Scotland director, Craig McLaren, looks to stimulate a discussion on where planning and planners can support social justice.

Published 20 July 2015