The primary concern for the IPI is the health and wellbeing of our members and will remain, a key concern of the Institute in its work over the coming weeks and months.

The Institute is providing regular updates to our members through the IPI members Ezine, website and social media to reflect new developments as they arise. The Institute are engaged with the Department on an ongoing basis in raising feedback and concerns from our Members. Please send through any questions or concerns to which will be collated and submitted to the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government.

Online CPD Schedule for Planners - free of charge
Mindful of the impact of Covid 19 on Members of the Irish Planning Institute a series of free online CPD courses for Planners have been prepared. Each session lasts 2 hours and is free of charge to current Members of the Institute. The full list of events can be found here

Urban Regeneration and Place Making Presentations


Please see below presentations from the Urban Regeneration and Place Making Webinar event that took place on 24 April 2020. Speakers included: 

New Amended FAQs from DHPLG issued 17 April 2020.


Please see below the amended FAQs issued by the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government today Friday 17 April in relation to the expiry of the original Order under Section 251A, a new Order was made by the Government, to extend the period of the original Order, of the Planning and De

HR and Employment Law Help Desk


The Irish Planning Institute have reached an agreement with Adare Human Resource Management to provide free of charge uptodate HR and Employment Law Information and guidance through a HR Helpdesk.

Updated information from the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government


The Institute have assembled and submitted queries to the Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government since the beginning of the Covid-19 Emergency.


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