The Regional Planning function provides research and policy development, analysis and implementation in support of a prosperous, resilient and livable region for 22 of Metro Vancouver's members. A primary responsibility is to develop, implement and monitor
Metro Vancouver 2040: Shaping Our Future, the regional growth strategy. There are three main programs within the Regional Planning function: Growth Management and Transportation; Planning & Analytics; and Environment. Regional Planning is also guided by the
Board Strategic Plan.