The latest in a series of research collaborations between the TCPA and the Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) looks at the effectiveness of housing and planning policy from the perspective of UK local authorities. Read more
Joint statement calling on government not to remove its
commitment to the Garden City principles from the NPPF Read more
New research by the Town and Country Planning Association (TCPA) highlights concerns raised by councils about the draft revised National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) and the delivery of affordable housing Read more
We campaign for the reform of the UK's planning system to make it more responsive to people's needs and aspirations and to promote sustainable development
This half-day seminar will provide an opportunity to learn about different approaches to accelerate the delivery of homes in large scale new communities.
The TCPA has produced a suite of guidance with practical steps for all those interested in making C21st Garden Cities a reality.
New research by the Town and Country Planning Association (TCPA) highlights concerns raised by councils about the draft revised National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) and the delivery of affordable housing
A major review of housing and planning to make the system fairer, better resourced and capable of producing quality outcomes.
The government is encouraging the development of new ‘Garden Villages, Towns and Cities’. But what does it mean to be a ‘garden’ community? What are the Garden City Principles and how can they be applied in today’s political and economic context?
The TCPA's policy guidance on healthy environments.
The TCPA and RTPI have come together to produce a guide which helps planners, politicians and communities tackle climate change through the planning system.
The April 2018 issue of the Journal of the Town and Country Planning Association is now available to members for download.
TCPA Chief Executive Kate Henderson introduces a report on lessons learnt from a decade of new communities in Britain. Read more
The TCPA's Director of Policy, Hugh Ellis, writes about the omission of principles around Garden Cities in the NPPF draft update. Read more
Join us for this 2-day tour exploring what the original model and garden villages can teach us about long-term stewardship and placemaking in new communities today Read more
How can we plan, design and manage green spaces to maximise their value to people's health and wellbeing? Join us on 12 July. Read more