Department of Planning
To plan for the environmental, economic and social needs of Bermuda through the preparation and implementation of land use plans, regulations and policy guidelines, to ensure that development is accommodated in a sustainable way.

The Forward Planning Section prepares the policies, regulations and guidelines used in managing the on-going development of the Island. This includes the preparation of development and local plans. Forward Planning also monitors development trends, provides advice on major development applications, prepares land use surveys, provides advice on the conservation of historic buildings, maintains and develops a Geographic Information System (GIS) and the preparation of supplementary planning guidance. 

Department Staff Directory

Bermuda Plan 2008
City of Hamilton Plan 2001
Historic Environment Publications
Natural Environment Publications
Information provided on the Department of Planning website is intended to allow the public convenient access to Planning services and information. While all attempts are made to provide accurate, current and reliable information the Department of Planning and the Government of Bermuda do not guarantee that the information will be error free.  Therefore, the Department of Planning and the Government of Bermuda and their respective employees, officers and agencies expressly make no warranty of the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any information published through their websites and shall not be held liable for any losses caused by reliance upon the accuracy, completeness, reliability or timeliness of such information.