There’s an art to making spaces. So it’s important that our planners are equipped with the right theory, knowledge and skills to work in urban and regional planning.

We accredit tertiary education courses to make sure they meet the national education standards for our profession.

Courses accredited by PIA

Discover accredited courses designed for planning students and qualified planners looking to become a PIA member.

Choose a state to view a list of current accredited courses:

NSW QLD SA TAS VIC WA


Our process

Every five years, planning courses are reviewed and accredited by a Visiting Board, a representative of PIA and a delegate from another university planning school.

Download the PIA Accreditation Policy