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

Partnering with Peak Tourism Body

URPS has provided services to the tourism sector since we began in 2003. This has included preparing local and regional Tourism Strategies, feasibility studies for product development and facilitating numerous planning approvals for tourism developments.

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Planning for Disability Access and Inclusion – Is your organisation ready?

Access to work, education, recreation and public transport is something most of us take for granted. Inclusion in community events and civic engagement is a right the majority can exercise with ease. This is not the experience of many Australians living with disability.

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Clear and efficient wind farm assessment a windfall for all

The Victorian Government has established ambitious targets for renewable energy generation of 25% by 2020 and 40% by 2025. Wind farms will be a key form of renewable energy infrastructure that will help meet these targets.

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Welcome to Pip and Georgia

Pip Williams has joined us as a social scientist/social planner, her 25 years’ experience also covering community engagement. Georgia Davidson-Parish has also joined us, adding even greater depth to the development facilitation/assessment team at URPS.

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