The Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP) works on behalf of over 6,700 planning professionals nationally, and has served as the voice of Canada’s planning community since 1919. Planners safeguard the health and well-being of urban and rural communities, by addressing the use of land, resources, facilities and services with consideration to physical, economic, and social efficiency.
The leading and globally respected voice of Canadian professional planning.
In support of an active and evolving professional planning profession, CIP will be involved in a broad range of activities including:
1. The development of relevant programs, products, and services that members need and value;
2. The development of public policy positions supported by advocacy and partnerships;
3. Communication and promotion of the profession, CIP programs, services, and advocacy efforts nationally and internationally.
To advance and raise the profile of Canadian professional planning, for our members in Canada and abroad, through leadership, advocacy, expertise, and education.