Mike Scott

Mike's lifelong passions are sense of place, streets for people and community facilitation.

Planning, Urban design

Mike is a planner, urban designer and communicator.

He is a founding director of Melbourne-based planning, design and engagement consultancy formerly called Planisphere, now Ethos Urban. They specialise in:

  • public policy
  • city planning
  • urban design
  • landscape architecture
  • built form analysis
  • consultation and facilitation

Mike is a Fellow of the Planning Institute of Australia.

He has developed pioneering methodologies for:

  • activity centre planning
  • built form analysis
  • community engagement
  • bike planning
  • heritage planning
  • landscape assessment

This work has been recognised with five national planning institute awards for excellence.