Department of Planning Announces Second Series of Free Planning Clinics
November 13, 2019

The Department of Planning is pleased to announce the launch of the second series of free, quarterly Planning Clinics. The first Planning Clinic will be held today, 13 November at the Somerset Cricket Club from 5:30 – 7:30 PM. The Department of Planning has invited the Department Environment and Natural Resources (Pollution Control section) to … Continue reading “Department of Planning Announces Second Series of Free Planning Clinics”


Govt Processed Emergency Permits To Cut Slate
October 7, 2019

The Government said they are aware of the plight of homeowners who have suffered roof damage as a result of Hurricane Humberto, and said a “number of steps have been taken to determine sites that could be used to obtain slate.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Government is aware of, and concerned about, the plight of … Continue reading “Govt Processed Emergency Permits To Cut Slate”


Planning Guidelines for Repairs due to Recent Hurricane Humberto/Tropical Storm Jerry
September 26, 2019

The Department of Planning knows you want to repair any damage to your property caused by the recent passing of storms as soon as possible. The Department of Planning technical officers are available to assist. Repairs to Buildings Like for like repairs of windows, doors and roof slate will not require planning permission or a … Continue reading “Planning Guidelines for Repairs due to Recent Hurricane Humberto/Tropical Storm Jerry”


LAUNCH OF THE DEPARTMENT’S NEW FILE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM: ‘ENERGOV’
July 30, 2019

The Department of Planning is pleased to officially announce details about our new file management system, titled ‘Energov’. Reasons behind the Department’s decision to adopt a new system include the following: The former file management system, BEMIS, runs on aged infrastructure which is no longer supported by the Government’s Information and Digital Technologies Department; The … Continue reading “LAUNCH OF THE DEPARTMENT’S NEW FILE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM: ‘ENERGOV’”


DRAFT BERMUDA PLAN 2018
December 11, 2018

Since 3rd December 2018, the Draft Bermuda Plan 2018 has been the new operational development plan for the entire Island, with the exception of the City of Hamilton. The Department of Planning invited the public to review and submit objections and comments on the Draft Bermuda Plan 2018.  This public consultation period finished on 15th March 2019.  Any … Continue reading “DRAFT BERMUDA PLAN 2018”



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