Welcome to the website for Planning Theory and Practice, an international journal for spatial planning and urban design.

What we do

We publish original peer-reviewed articles at the cutting edge of research and theoretical developments in the field. We explore their radical and transformative implications for practice and policy-making.

We publish five times per year and our impact factor is 3.962 (2020)

Where we are

We are currently indexed in the Emerging Sources Citation Index, Web of Science, Scopus, Elsevier Geo Abstracts, Environmental Abstracts, IBZ/IBR, Journal or Planning Literature and Urban Studies Abstracts.

On this website you can find our mission statement, meet our team, and get advice on submission.  To read the journal or to submit your work, click the appropriate link below.

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