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 people about changes in our climate, our focus remains on shaping great communities.


Latest News

Sharing Our Community Engagement Expertise

Nicole Halsey will lead a full day workshop in Adelaide on community engagement with support from the Planning Institute of Australia.  This workshop will be highly interactive and is designed around learning through doing i.e. plenty of hands-on activities.  Nicole will also explain contemporary engagement theory and practice and share stories and learnings about engaging [...]
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Transformational Development for Murray Bridge

The redevelopment of the Bridgeport Hotel at Murray Bridge is set to play a significant role in the day-to-day social lives of the community, as well as making an important contribution to the regional town centre through its expanded tourist accommodation and function centre. The State Commission Assessment Panel’s (SCAP) recent approval of the redevelopment [...]
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Building Better Apartments

More than 120 people heard from a diverse range of engaging experts on emerging issues in apartment design at our breakfast seminar held at the Adelaide Entertainment Centre last week. James Harbard, Associate at Elenberg Fraser (architects), discussed a range of apartment design trends affecting mid-to-high rise apartments in Victoria, as well as making some observations [...]
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URPS’ new leader of climate change and NRM planning

We are very excited to announce the promotion of Anna Pannell to lead our climate change and natural resources management planning practice. Many of you will know Anna for her professionalism, expertise and responsiveness combined with her friendly and approachable manner. Put simply, we think Anna is great and her promotion to Associate Director reflects [...]
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