TCPA supporting the Healthy City Design 2017 International Congress

The TCPA is supporting this Congress on the 16-17 October 2017 at the Royal College of Physicians.Read more

Guidance on Healthy Environments

A healthy environment is one that takes an integrated and holistic approach from buildings, open spaces, public realm network to the wider socio-economic environment. TCPA sets out a series of useful resources for policy development and considerations in development proposals.Read more


The TCPA's Reuniting Health with Planning initiative has four strands: capacity building, guidance, research and raising awareness. It has resulted in a number of publications in the form of planning guidance, more than 30 workshops with local authorities on healthy places, reports and special-edition journals of Town & Country Planning.Read more

Healthcare and Health in Garden Cities Project

A TCPA project to set out advice, good practice examples and signposting to integrating wellbeing and healthcare provision in the planning, design and delivery of new 21st Century Garden Cities, Towns and Villages.Read more

Developers and Wellbeing Project

The project aims to engage the development industry in a series of local workshops focused on specific development areas, interviews and case studies, and resulting in a publication to bring the developer’s perspective regarding healthy places to the fore.Read more

Local Capacity Building

A key strand of the Initiative is capacity building to support local authorities and their partners. The objectives and the outcomes seek to get partners from across the locality working collaboratively to achieve healthier places through local plans and actions according to the priorities set out in local strategies.Read more