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NO PAYMENTS TO BE MADE AT THE DEPT. (G.A.B.) FROM NOVEMBER 28TH THROUGH DECEMBER 12TH

Effective Date: November 24, 2022

Please note that Department will not be able to process cash or cheque payments at the Government Administration Building (G.A.B.) during the period noted above.  If you are not paying via a credit account or using a card through the Online Planning System, please instead visit ANY POST OFFICE to make Planning payments by cash/cheque/debit/credit card.  The C.I. Postal Service continues to process payments for the Department of Planning and we recommend that all customers continue to utilise this option even after the period noted above.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused by the service disruption in the G.A.B..

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

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