Local Government Planners’ Association (LGPA) is a professional association comprising local government planners and related consultants, public servants and others, interested in the promotion of sound local planning.


This strategic plan is a bold vision to rejuvenate the LGPA and confirm its role as the principal planning association for local government planners in WA and maintain this credible professional profile in Western Australia.


Membership to LGPA provides the opportunity to influence State and Local Government planning policies, discounted rates when attending LGPA events, access to local government planners Australian wide and more.

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The Local Government Planners’ Association (LGPA) is pleased to introduce a new level of membership for organisations, this will allow a Local Government organisation or consultancy to pay an annual $500 fee which will then enable their staff to receive the discounted member price when registering to attend functions.

Student Member

  • For students currently studying, the LGPA offers a half price membership.

Associate Member

  • For professionals associated with the town planning industry. Includes lawyers, engineers, architects and everyone else.

Corporate Member

  • For town planning professionals and urban designers in private practice or government.