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Back Office Planning System 2023 Review

A year of innovation and collaboration

15 Dec 2023

Freya Cunningham, Southwark Council, reflects on the incredible journey the ODP BOPS team has had in 2023.

PlanX 2023 Review

A year of progress, empowerment and enhancement

15 Dec 2023

Silvia Pau from Open Systems Lab delves into the pivotal PlanX developments shaping digital planning.

Show and Tell council highlights

December's Show & Tell

11 Dec 2023

Our last Show & Tell of 2023 includes a review of the year, showcasing successes, challenges and achievements and a look ahead to 2024.

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Medway’s Planning Permission Guidance Tool is live

4 Dec 2023

Medway Council, one of our partners, has launched its Planning Permission Guidance Tool. 

Latest news

ODP Newsletter out now!

24 Nov 2023

Read our November Open Digital Planning newsletter on LinkedIn for the latest highlights and opportunities from the ODP community.

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Our vision

22 Nov 2023

We have an ambitious ten-year vision from 2023 to 2033 for all local councils across England to benefit from better technology, data and working practices.

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The collaborative effort behind BOPS

14 Nov 2023

Delve into the inner workings of the Back Office Planning Working Group, how they collaborate, what they aim to achieve, and their vision for the future.

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Show & Tell - November

14 Nov 2023

We hosted another great Show & Tell last week, led by our fantastic BOPS working group. 

Upcoming event: Show & Tell, 8 November 2023, 10-11am

Join us for this month's Show & Tell

7 Nov 2023

This month's Show & Tell is focused on the work of our back office planning system (BOPS) working group. 

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27 Oct 2023

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