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9th-11th March 2022, Hīkina te Mānuka – Rise Up to the Challenges!
All you need to know about the 2022 NZPI CPD programme and workshops
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Planning Profession Written and Oral Submissions by NZPI
Changing Times Require Responsive Planning Policy
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Celebrating Planners and the Planning Profession
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Nominations for the 2021 NZPI Awards are now open
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A selection of useful links relevant to planners and those studying or working in the industry.
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NZPI Branches are active in assisting with CPD and advancing local issues to central government.
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Forging Stronger Links between Employers of Planners and the Institute
A Submission on the Exposure Draft Natural and Built Environments Act, by Papa Pounamu and Aotearoa Pacific Practitioners Group, Special Interest Groups of the NZPI.
A Submission on the Resource Management (Enabling Housing Supply And Other Matters) Amendment Bill, by the NZPI.
A Submission on the Resource Management (Enabling Housing Supply And Other Matters) Amendment Bill, by PlanTechNZ.
This report provides a snapshot of remuneration, qualifications, and conditions within the planning profession, making it a valuable source of information for members, job seekers and recruiters.