Canadian Institue Of Planners

Shaping our Communities
Sustaining Canada's Future.

Plan Canada Article Submissions

Submissions to Plan Canada are to be submitted through the form on this page.  When submitting articles, we require two separate files: 1) your typed article, and 2) an archive (.zip) file containing all supplimentary information and files.  

The Submission must include:


  • Please use the following naming convention for your article file: AuthorLastName_ShortTitle_Article_Date.doc (or .docx), for example: Agarwal_Public_Transport_Article_Sept_10_2020.docx
  • The complete article in an unformatted MS Word document format (see Author Guidelines).
  • Your name and contact information
  • An article summary of 100 words or less
  • A one or two-sentence biography of each author

Support file:

  • Any graphics, images, or photographs, as applicable.
  • (Separate from the text file and as high resolution as possible. Photos should be in jpg or tif format.)
  • Images and supporting graphics must be compressed into a zipped archive.
  • Please use the following naming convention for the support file archive:, for example: Agarwall_Public_Transport_Image1_Support_Sept_10_2020.jpg /
  • An acknowledgement of understanding of Plan Canada's Official Language Policy.
  • A completed Waiver Form for Authors.


Submitter Contact Information:
Author Guidelines Confirmation:
Official Language Confirmation:
Article Submission Confirmation:

Article Information: