Professional Planners

Planners are involved in making decisions about land use proposals and other types of developments. In making decisions, planners have to balance the needs of communities and the environment.

Planners have a tertiary qualification and work in a variety of fields.
These fields include:

  • Development assessment planning
  • Policy planning
  • Strategic planning
  • Land use planning
  • Social planning
  • Regional and rural planning
  • Urban design
  • Environmental planning
  • Heritage conservation
  • Transport planning
  • Natural resources management
  • Place, project and major events planning