The Namibia Institute of Town and Regional Planners (NITRP) is a professional organisation, which was established on the 24th July 1986 in terms of the Town and Regional Planners Act, 1996.
Some of the mandates of the NITRP are to:
Promote the science and art of town and regional planning.
Uphold, promote and protect the character and interests of the profession.
Initiate and watch over legislation that affect the profession
Promote education and research in town and regional planning.
Provide inputs into broader national developmental issues.