Top 5 reasons to become a planner

  1. Shape the world you live in. Planning is a visionary, creative, dynamic and collaborative career. As a Planner, the decisions you make today affect our future.

  2. There is a vast range of choice in planning roles and opportunities for career progression and professional development. Salary packages start from $50,000 at entry level, to $150,000+ for senior roles

  3. If you’re interested in geography, design, environmental science, politics, legal studies, architecture, property development, landscape architecture or people, a career in planning is ideal.

  4. As planning is an internationally recognised career, there is the opportunity to travel within Australia and overseas.

  5. Planning offers diverse career options spanning environment, transport, economic, health, coastal, urban and regional planning, urban design and planning law. Employment opportunities exist in both government and private sectors.




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