The Planning Awards

The Planning Awards celebrate outstanding achievement in planning work by local authorities, consultants, developers, lawyers, voluntary and neighbourhood groups and all the other key players in the planning system. They incorporate the Placemaking Awards, which also also reward excellence in planning-related activities such as placemaking, urban design, economic development, housing, regeneration, legal advice and environmental consulting. For more details, click here. 

The 2021 Planning Awards

Today is deadline day for entry to the Planning Awards 2021

Today is deadline day for entry to the Planning Awards 2021

The entry deadline for the 2021 Planning Awards, which reward excellence in professional planning work as well as related placemaking and economic development activity, is today.


The 2020 Planning Awards

Planning Awards 2020: top award goes to scheme that identified sites for 3,500 brownfield homes

Planning Awards 2020: top award goes to scheme that identified sites for 3,500 brownfield homes

A scheme that since 2018 has identified 48 previously developed sites in a small city with capacity for more than 3,500 homes has won the top prize at this year's Planning Awards, announced online in a virtual ceremony this afternoon.

The 2019 Planning Awards

The Planning Awards 2019: 'Innovative' local plan consultation wins top award

The Planning Awards 2019: 'Innovative' local plan consultation wins top award

An "innovative" public consultation on a local plan, that drew consultation responses from seven per cent of the area's population, has scooped the top prize at this year's Planning Awards.

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In pictures: The Planning Awards 2019

Click on the image below to view pictures from the awards ceremony

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The 2018 Planning Awards

The Planning Awards 2018: Cambridge scheme wins top award

The Planning Awards 2018: Cambridge scheme wins top award

A 3,000-home development on the edge of Cambridge has scooped the top accolade at this year's Planning Awards.

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The 2017 Planning Awards

The Planning Awards: Roll of honour

The Planning Awards: Roll of honour

We reveal which projects triumphed in this year's Planning Awards. By Mark Wilding.

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