Welcome to the Alberta Professional Planners Institute

We are the face of the planning profession within Alberta, Northwest Territories and Nunavut. We serve the public interest by providing regulation, advocacy, promotion, and services for our members.

Planning is a key agent in shaping our communities and leading how we adapt to and manage the physical, economic and social forces that affect our communities.

The  Alberta Professional Planners Institute (APPI) is a professional regulated organization of private and public sector planners practicing in Alberta, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.

APPI is governed as a public accountable organization with an obligation to serve the public's interest under the Professional and Occupational Associations Registration Act.

APPI Notices

APPI New Candidate Application and Certification PSB Session

Presented by Gary Buchanan, RPP, MCIP, PSB Board of Director and MaryJane Alanko, APPI Executive Director. Lyla Peter, RPP, MCIP, who has just successfully gone through the process, will talk about her experience and give pointers!

Calling all new and unregistered planners! APPI invites you to join a new members information session on Saturday, September 17, 1 - 3 pm, at Room 2-957, Enterprise Square, UofA, 10230 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton
This session is free, however, pre-registration is required. Click here for details and to register.

Volunteer Opportunities with APPI - You can make a difference!

Volunteering provides members with a unique opportunity to contribute to the Institute and the profession, while broadening their professional networks and acquiring new skills. Volunteering with APPI is eligible to be logged as structured learning for the purposes of the reporting of mandatory Continuous Professional Learning (CPL) as it enhances professional competency. APPI has the following new volunteer opportunities available. For further information and details on all these opportunities click here.

Volunteers required for consideration as APPI's nominees or representatives to serve on the following:

The Professional Standards Board (PSB)

APPI thanks all interested members for their willingness to represent their professional institute, however, depending upon the interest received, the final decision on the above nominees, where applicable, will determined by APPI Council.