Useful Planning Links and Information
Useful planning related websites - Architects
The Royal Institute of British Architects is a world wide organisation, with more than 32,000 members in over 100 countries. It is a registered charity, whose aims are: 'The advancement of architecture and the promotion of the acquirement of the knowledge of the arts and sciences connected therewith'. The RIBA provides support and guidance to its membership and regulates their conduct.Â
Building for Life is a commitment to the quality of new homes made by three partners: the house-building industry, represented by the House Builders Federation, the government, represented by the Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment (CABE) and the campaigners, represented by the Civic Trust.
Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment (CABE)Â are the Governments advisor on and the champion for architecture in England. Their function is to promote high standards in the design of buildings and the spaces between them. They are there to help and offer advice to all those who create, manage and use the built environment.