News Release: Hamilton, Bermuda – On December 3, 2018, the Department of Planning had a soft launch of Energov in tandem with the publication of the Draft Bermuda Plan 2018.

The Department of Planning is excited to introduce the next phase of implementation which will allow for improvements to the efficiency and transparency of the Department’s business processes.

The release of the Energov system is in line with strategies set out by the Minister of Home Affairs, Walter Roban in a Ministerial Statement delivered on May 10, 2019 – when he mentioned plans to streamline the Planning process and move to a paperless system.

Persons wishing to submit applications on or after Monday, August 5, 2019 are encouraged to visit the Department’s website ( for important information and instructions on the following:

  • How to submit new applications
  • How to pay application fees
  • How to monitor the status of applications and
  • Details on future phases of implementation

The Department is looking forward to working with the public to improve the level of service.