This course is for planners who need to understand the dynamics of politicians and the way Planning Committee works. This is an important developmental step for officers who need to place their professional role into a political context and avoid wasting time.
Designed and delivered with councillors you will learn.....
-how councillors see planning, and their role in it
-what political engagement in policy means in practise
-how to write reports and prepare for planning committee
-how to present to councillors, and the purpose of debate
-a deeper understanding of the complementary but different roles performed by officers and members.
To book a place:
Please click on the green 'Tickets' button top right.
£175 plus VAT for non-PAS subscribers
Press select 'Non subsciber tickets. And you'll need to select 'Pay via invoice' as your payment option. An purchase order will need to be raised to us as: Improvement & Development Agency (please email PAS@local.gov.uk with your PO number)
£0 for those with a PAS subscription.
Please select 'Subscriber tickets FREE'
-See our webpage here for more details on how to become a PAS subscriber.
Who can attend:
PAS events are for officers and councillors from Local Planning Authorities only.