Department of Planning Services Delivery Update
April 17, 2020

The Department of Planning appreciates the patience and understanding of our valued clients as we continue to process and resolve planning applications remotely, as well as review and issue building permits. The convening of the Development Applications Board remains on schedule and meetings are now being held remotely, every two weeks. The Department is therefore … Continue reading “Department of Planning Services Delivery Update”


Notice – Department of Planning
March 19, 2020

To our valued customers and key stakeholders Effective March 19, 2020, due to Covid-19, please be advised of the following: The office is not open to the public. We are working at a reduced level and from home. Remote access to the network is limited to public officers dealing with emergencies. As such, Dept. of … Continue reading “Notice – Department of Planning”


THE MINISTER OF HOME AFFAIRS. THE HON. WALTER ROBAN JP MP ON DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING UPDATES
February 5, 2020

Good Morning All, Today I am pleased to provide you with two exciting updates regarding the Department of Planning’s continued efforts in working to better serve the public. I am joined by my Director of Planning Ms. Victoria Pereira. The first update is aimed at reducing the processing times for certain applications by allowing the … Continue reading “THE MINISTER OF HOME AFFAIRS. THE HON. WALTER ROBAN JP MP ON DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING UPDATES”


A Guide to Publicity and Commenting on Planning Applications
December 3, 2019

Section 13 of the Development and Planning (Application Procedure) Rules 1997 allows the Development Applications Board (the “Board”), with the approval of the Minister, to establish guidelines as to which applications for planning permission will require public notification. Under these provisions, the Board has determined that planning applications for development (DAP1 applications) and planning applications … Continue reading “A Guide to Publicity and Commenting on Planning Applications”


Department of Planning Announces Second Series of Free Planning Clinics
November 22, 2019

The Department of Planning is pleased to announce the launch of the second series of free, quarterly Planning Clinics. The purpose of these Planning Clinics is to provide members of the public with an opportunity to obtain planning related advice outside of the Department of Planning’s normal operating hours. The primary goal is to improve … Continue reading “Department of Planning Announces Second Series of Free Planning Clinics”



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