Who are the members?
Membership is open to representative organisations with an interest in town and country planning who operate within one of the five categories of business; professional associations; planners in government; local government; and the third sector.
A further category of ‘Associate’ allows the continued involvement of organisations whose own governance arrangements preclude them becoming full members of the Forum.
In 2021-22 a flat rate annual membership subscription of £300 has been charged to all member and associate organisations.
Why be a member?
Member organisations of the Forum are entitled to:
Who runs the National Planning Forum?
The Forum itself is the principal decision making body, with agreed objectives and an annual Business Plan. At a strategic level the Forum is directed by a Board of Directors, with the day to day management and operation of the Forum undertaken by a Management Committee working with the Secretary.