Development Management are responsible for managing and regulating new development throughout Erewash. Our purpose is to ensure that land is used in the most efficient way in order to encourage economic growth, while protecting Erewash's amenities and environment, both now and for the future.

Within these pages you will find information, guidance and advice on all aspects of Planning.

Do I need Planning Permission?


Application Forms 

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Search a Planning Application


 Contact Us

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You can access the Council's mapping system for up to date maps of the borough and search for Planning applications here. Maps are provided by Ordnance Survey.


The Borough Council is currently consulting on an updated Local Validation List for Planning Applications (PDF 382 KB). If you wish to make comments, please email by 2 March 2020. 


For information explaining how we protect and use your information please see our Privacy Policy.


For information relating to Erewash Borough Council's Local Plan please refer to our Planning Policy pages.


For help scaling and measuring plans displayed on our website, please see our guidance note.


Useful Links


Planning Portal

Building for Life

Environment Agency - Flood Information

Environment Agency - General

Severn Trent Water

Historic England

Natural England

Safer Derbyshire

Appeals Information

Department for Communities and Local Government