Central Planning Authority

The Central Planning Authority Board is a statutory authority appointed by Cabinet to oversee and review the physical development of Grand Cayman. 
Annual Reports

The Role of the Central Planning Authority

Based on reviews and recommendations provided by the Department of Planning and other Government Agencies, the CPA decides whether to support or not support an application for Development and dictates any conditions of approval if applicable.

The enabling legislation for the formation and function of the CPA is the Development and Planning Law and Regulations (2017 Revision).

Minutes & Agendas

Board Meetings

Meetings are held bi-weekly, on Wednesdays at 10 am in the Conference Room, 1st Floor, Government Administration Building. Public Meetings Rules of Procedure apply.

* Appendices and other supporting materials.

Authority Members

The Authority is made up of 13 members and the Executive Secretary is the Director of Planning, Mr. Haroon Pandohie.

Mr Alfred L. Thompson

Mr Robert Walter Jr.

Deputy Chairman

Mr Kris Bergstrom

Mr Peterkin Berry

Mr Edgar Ashton Bodden

Mr Roland Bodden

Mr Joseph Coe

Mr Ray Hydes

Mr Jaron Leslie

Mr Trent McCoy

Ms Christina McTaggart-Pineda


Mr Selvin Richardson

Mr Fred Whittaker

Mr Haroon Pandohie

Director of Planning
Notice of Interests


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 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

Our Focus
Staff Directory
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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.
The long-range comprehensive plan to guide physical development for Grand Cayman.
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Approved Permits

Building Codes

CPA Agendas and Minutes