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”


Notice of Intention to Develop Land
December 10, 2018

To better serve the public the Department of Planning wishes to improve its advertising of planning applications by requiring Agents (and in the absence of an Agent the Applicant) to display a notice of the proposed development on site. There are a number of benefits that this initiative will bring:- It addresses an objective to … Continue reading “Notice of Intention to Develop Land”


Cayman Islands is ninth signatory to the Hamilton Declaration
November 29, 2018

The Cayman Islands is the newest signatory of the Hamilton Declaration on Collaboration for the Conservation of the Sargasso Sea.  The Hon. D. Kurt Tibbetts, OBE, JP, Minister for Planning, Lands, Agriculture, Housing and Infrastructure signed the Hamilton Declaration on behalf of the Government of the Cayman Islands on 3 January. The Hon. N. Cole Simons, JP, … Continue reading “Cayman Islands is ninth signatory to the Hamilton Declaration”



Letters of objection and/or representation should be emailed to planningfrontdesk@gov.bm referencing the PLAN or SUB number in the subject line.

Dame Lois Browne-Evans Building, 5th Floor, 58 Court Street Hamilton, HM12, Bermuda

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