URPS is a dynamic
and diverse firm
of urban and
regional planners.


Whether we are facilitating a multi-storey mixed-use building close to the city, investigating policy options for job creation or engaging with communities about changes in our climate, our focus remains on shaping great communities.


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Public libraries in South Australia – from storehouses to connected community places

The library sector is a great success story of an institution that has retained a core and historical function, while also remaining relevant by adapting to modern expectations.

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It’s all about hearts and minds – New approaches to delivering adaptation action

The National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility (NCCARF) conferences have been great forums to understand where we are at as a nation in adapting to a changing climate. Previous conferences have charted the way in which climate change adaptation, once seen as a scientific or environmental concern, requires integration of the social sciences, upon the recognition that people are central to climate change action.

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Design lab helps build consensus about development in Unley

Debates about planning policy to facilitate higher density development can be polarising.

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Flexibility is Important to Achieving Density Targets

Robust discussion about density has been common in our experiences preparing planning policy for inner metropolitan growth areas such as West Torrens, Prospect and Bowden.

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