Paul Seddon

Director of Planning & Transport , Nottingham City Council

Paul Seddon is Director of Planning & Transport at Nottingham City Council, where he has led the delivery of a successful, well-regarded and award-winning Planning Directorate in the face of increasing financial challenges. The City Council is driving a development and regeneration programme to transform the city and deliver jobs and homes, and the role of planning in providing place leadership is central to this success.  

Paul has 25 years' experience across a number of Councils in the North West and East Midlands, with over half of this at senior officer level. 

Paul is also Past-President of the Planning Officer Society's and its place making and heritage subject specialist.