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Planning Institute of Australia (PIA) is the national body representing planning and the planning profession. Through education, communication and professional development, it is the pivotal organisation serving and guiding thousands of planning professionals in their role of creating better communities.

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Awards for Planning Excellence

Help us celebrate and congratulate the 2015 State recipients of the PIA Planning Excellence Awards:

21 October CANBERRA
4 November HOBART
6 November PERTH
6 November BRISBANE
6 November ADELAIDE
6 November MELBOURNE
11 November SYDNEY

2015 Australia Award for Urban Design

PIA presents the 2015 Urban Design Forum and AAUD Awards Presentation on September 24, examining excellence and innovation in urban design. The forum brings ‘urban’ experts from a range of professions and communities together to examine how important design is to our cities and towns.

2016 Planning Congress

PIA will host the 49th annual planning congress in Brisbane on the 11- 13th May 2016 at the Brisbane Convention Centre.

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“It has been on my to do list for a while to seek full membership with PIA. After attending the PIA Congress in Melbourne this year, I really saw the benefits of being a member.”

Alicia Otto MPIA, Strategic Planning Officer, Bundaberg Regional Council

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