ENews Issue - 15 January 2019


January 2019 ENews


Upskilling for Rotherham planners on delivering large sites and viability

TRA recently delivered two in-house training workshops for Rotherham Borough Council; An Introduction to Delivering Large Strategic Sites, and Viability: what planners need to know. The workshops were delivered by Presenters Steve Hill and Jayne Lomas respectively, both of Hyas Associates. Hyas, which recently began collaborating with TRA, is a national multi-disciplinary practice consisting of senior professionals with extensive experience of planning for and delivering all aspects of large scale, residential-led sites.

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New programme for 2019-20 to be published soon

We are currently putting the finishing touches to the new Training Workshop Programme for England & Wales 2019-20.

Once again the programme will feature some of our well-established topics, some popular recent additions, and the introduction of three new workshops and a new conference-style event.


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Rushcliffe CIL schedule submitted to TRA for examination

Rushcliffe Borough Council submitted its Draft CIL Charging Schedule to TRA on the 13th December 2018. The schedule will be examined by experienced examiner Terry Kemmann-Lane.

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An early reminder - Post-election training for Councillors

For some local authorities, Council elections will be taking place on Thursday 2nd May 2019. We'd like to remind those of you considering providing planning training in the post-election period about the importance of booking early to ensure your Councillors don’t miss out on one of our extremely popular in-house training sessions.

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Planning Jobs Board - current vacancies

Here is our pick of the current vacancies on our Planning Jobs Board - with closing dates in January and early February.

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Two more Neighbourhood Plan Examinations completed

Two more Neighbourhood Plan examinations, both for North Dorset District Council, were completed in November 2018. Read on to find out more about our Independent Examination Service...

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