Urban and Regional Planner - ANZSCO 232611


Description

Develops and implements plans and policies for the controlled use of urban and rural land, and advises on economic, environmental and social factors affecting land use.

Skill Level

1

Specialisations

1. Land Planner
2. Resource Management Planner (NZ)
3. Town Planner
4. Traffic and Transport Planner

Occupation Lists

This occupation is on the following skills lists:
1. Consolidated Sponsored Occupations List
2. RSMS Occupations List
This occupation is not on the following skills lists:
3. Skilled Occupations List

DIAC Endorsed Correlations to ASCO Occupations


2523-11 Urban and Regional Planner

Group: 2326 Urban and Regional Planners


Description

develop and implement plans and policies for the controlled use of urban and rural land, and advise on economic, environmental and social factors affecting land use.

Tasks

1. compiling and analysing data on economic, legal, political, cultural, demographic, sociological, physical and environmental factors affecting land use
2. conferring with government authorities, communities, Architects, social scientists, Legal Professionals, and planning, development and environmental specialists
3. devising and recommending use and development of land, and presenting narrative and graphic plans, programs and designs to groups and individuals
4. advising governments and organisations on urban and regional planning and resource planning
5. reviewing and evaluating environmental impact reports
6. staying up-to-date with changes in building and zoning codes, regulations and other legal issues
7. may serve as mediators in disputes over planning proposals and projects
8. may speak at public meetings and appear before government to explain planning proposals

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

Occupations in this Group

1. 232611 Urban and Regional Planner