Building

Building Control Board

Processes permit applications and reviews the pertinent Structural, Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing and other drawings to determine compliance with applicable building codes.
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Building Codes

Following a permit issuance, our inspectors make numerous trips to construction sites to ensure that all works follow the approved plans and conform to code.
2016 Cayman (2009 International) Residential Code (not electrical section) 
2016 Cayman (2009 International) Building Code 
2016 Cayman (2009International) Mechanical Code 
2016 Cayman (2009 International) Plumbing Code 
2016 Cayman (2009 International) Gas Code 
2014 National Electrical Code
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Apply for Permit

If you are planning to build, or renovate your home you will need a planning permit. 

Structural, Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing and other drawings are reviewed to determine compliance with applicable building codes. 

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Plan Review & Inspections

Following a permit issuance, our inspectors  ensure that all works follow the approved plans and conform to code.  

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Final Certification

Once all final inspections are passed, the granting of certificates of Occupancy, Completion or Operation is carried out.

Planning

Process
Policies
Application Infosheets
Planning Notices
Development Plan
Development Enforcement

Authorities & Boards

Central Planning Authority

This authority oversees and reviews the physical development of Grand Cayman.

Development Control Board

This authority oversee and review the physical development of Cayman Brac and Little Cayman.

Builders' Board

This board oversees the registration of business entities and qualified individuals as Building Contractors in the Cayman Islands.

Electrical Board of Examiners

This board oversees the assignment and administration of licensing Electrical Contractors in the Cayman Islands.

Building

Building Codes
Guidance Notes
Policy Notes
Technical Bulletins
Permits Issued

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If you are planning to build, demolish, or renovate, you will need a building permit.  Here is the information you need to get started with your project whether big or small.

Knowledge Base

Laws & Regulations
Helpful Documentation
File Request
Professional Licences

Requirements and information regarding Builders’ Board licences. 

Online Planning System

Apply for permits online, track permit-related reviews & inspections.

About Us

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Policy Development

Development Plan

Plan for the zoning and physical development of the Cayman Islands.

Draft Policies
Policy preparation, special reports, & policy revision recommendations.
PlanCayman
The long-range comprehensive plan to guide physical development for Grand Cayman.
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Approved Permits

Building Codes

CPA Agendas and Minutes