PROMOTION: Matthew Trott promoted to the post of Planner
July 9, 2021

The Department is pleased to announce that Mr. Matthew Trott has been recently promoted to the post of Planner! Congratulations and all the best in your new role, Matthew! We asked Matthew to share with us what led him to the career of planning and this is what he said: “I chose planning as a … Continue reading “PROMOTION: Matthew Trott promoted to the post of Planner”


Staff Spotlight – Meet Jessica Dill
June 16, 2021

The Department of Planning is honoured to welcome Jessica Dill to our team, as our new Trainee Heritage Officer. We asked Jessica to tell us about herself and this is what she said: “I hold a BArch and a MSc in BIM in Design Construction and Operations and have worked on the island and abroad. … Continue reading “Staff Spotlight – Meet Jessica Dill”


Bermuda Plan 2018 Notice
June 14, 2021

THE BERMUDA PLAN 2018 NOTICE 2021 Notice Type: Government Notice Notice Sub Type: Public Notification Notice ID:  GN0474/2021 Public Authorities / Department: PLANNING Publication date: 09 June 2021 GOVERNMENT OF BERMUDA MINISTRY OF HOME AFFAIRS THE DEVELOPMENT AND PLANNING ACT 1974 (Act No. 51 of 1974) THE BERMUDA PLAN 2018 NOTICE 2021 WHEREAS The Minister … Continue reading “Bermuda Plan 2018 Notice”


Steve Every
April 9, 2021

March 31st, 2021 marked Steve Every’s last day as an Electrical Inspector for the Department of Planning – a position he has held for 32 years. Steve has always demonstrated the highest degree of professionalism in carrying out his duties required of the post and is greatly respected by the industry for his knowledge and … Continue reading “Steve Every”


NOTICE – March 29th, 2021
March 29, 2021

To our valued customers and key stakeholders, Please be advised of the following: The Department is not open to walk in queries but continues to provide services. Most officers are working from home, however, a skeleton crew are in the office and therefore the main number is still being used: 297-7756 Building and Electrical inspection … Continue reading “NOTICE – March 29th, 2021”



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Please be advised that the Dept of Planning is currently experiencing staffing shortages and asks customers to bear with us as we endeavour to deliver our services.