PATREC

Partners and Associates

The Planning and Transport Research Centre (PATREC) is a collaborative program established in 2002 for the purposes of conducting collaborative research and teaching in the area of integrated land use and transport policy and planning.

The collaborating partners are three of Western Australia’s public universities (The University of Western Australia, Curtin University of Technology and Edith Cowan University) and the Government of Western Australia (Western Australian Planning Commission, Main Roads Western Australia and the Department of Transport).

PATREC capitalises on its extended network of academics and policy partners by engaging with:

  • The University of Western Australia
    • Australian Design Research Centre (AUDRC)
    • Centre for Regional Development (CRD)
    • Centre for the Built Environment and Health (CBEH)
    • UWA Business School
  • Curtin University
    • Curtin University Sustainability Policy Institute (CUSP)
    • Curtin Monash Accident Research Centre (C-MARC)
    • Department of Urban and Regional Planning
    • Department of Spatial Sciences
    • URBANET
  • Edith Cowan University
    • Centre for Planning
    • School of Psychology and Social Science

PATREC also teams up with several consultancy firms such as Catalyst, ARRB, Jacobs SKM, ARUP and many others.