Welcome to the Alberta Professional Planners Institute

We are the face of the planning profession within Alberta, Northwest Territories and Nunavut. We serve the public interest by providing regulation, advocacy, promotion and services for our members.

APPI's Values

  • We value ethical practice.

  • We value community and wellbeing within communities.

  • We believe in public participation and value public interest.

  • We value democratic and fair process. 

  • We value the integrity of environmental, social and economic sustainability for the wellbeing of future generations.

  • We value continuous learning of members for the benefit of the public and the profession.

 

APPI Reaches Milestone of 1000 Members

APPI now has 1000+ members!  As a self-regulated profession committed to the public interest, APPI’s thriving and growing membership raises the profile of planning and benefits APPI members and the communities in which we all work and live.

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APPI – “A community of excellence supporting excellent communities.”

What's New!

APPI Planning Awards

Each year the Alberta Professional Planners Institute recognizes exemplary work within the planning profession. Awards acknowledge meritorious plans and projects, undertaken in whole or in part by members of the Institute, that significantly contribute to the livability of communities in Alberta, Northwest Territories and Nunavut. The 2017 awards were presented at the APPI/CIP National Conference in Calgary.

Award of Planning Merit, Design Plan Category, “Centre City Urban Design Guidelines”
The City of Calgary, MVH Urban Planning & Design Inc, AECOM, Beasley + Associates and CIVITAS Urban Design + Planning

Award of Planning Merit, Comprehensive and Policy Design Category, “Strathcona County Urban Agriculture Strategy”
Intelligent Futures, Strathcona County and the Community Food Lab

Award of Planning Merit, Comprehensive and Policy Design Category, ”Edmonton Metropolitan Region Growth Plan”
ISL Engineering & Land Services Ltd., Capital Region Board and Urban Strategies

Click here to view the award winning projects.