Room to Breathe: the campaign for basic national housing standards

The TCPA has launched a campaign to raise awareness of the poor conditions associated with housing created using permitted development.Read more

Planning for Affordable Housing

The TCPA's latest report with the Nationwide Foundation shows that homes in deprived areas of the country suffer disproportionately as a result of the planning system.Read more

Chief Executive

The Town and Country Planning Association (TCPA) is looking for a new Chief Executive to lead our organisation through one of the most defining periods in the history of modern housing.Read more

Building for the future: the role of county councils in meeting housing need

In this TCPA and CCN report we look at the important role county and unitary authorities are playing in meeting national housing need.Read more

Help give planners a leading role in the fight against climate change

Caroline Lucas MP has submitted an EDM asking MPs to recognise and debate the recent downgrading of the Climate Change Act (2008) in the draft revised National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF).Read more

Walking in urban parks and green spaces

In a new report with the Ramblers, we ask 1000 people from England, Scotland and Wales to tell us about their relationship with walking in local parks and green spaces.Read more

Planning for Climate Change

The TCPA and RTPI have come together to produce a guide which helps planners, politicians and communities tackle climate change through the planning system.Read more

Planning for inclusive communities in London

The TCPA has launched a new project to research the effectiveness of planning to deliver inclusive communities in London.Read more

Delivering affordable homes in a changing world

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