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.

Visit our planning permission page

Visit our application forms page

Search a planning application on our planning portal (opens in a new window)

Access the Erewash mapping system for up-to-date maps of the borough and search for Planning applications. Maps are provided by Ordnance Survey.

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 email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for guidance notes.


Planning Portal - make online planning applications or check if you require planning permission (opens in a new window)

Design Council website (opens in a new window) Industry standard for design of new housing developments.

Environment Agency (opens in a new window) Check flood risks and flood history of a property.

Severn Trent Water (opens in a new window)

Historic England (opens in a new window)

Natural England (opens in a new window)

Safer Derbyshire website (opens in a new window)

Planning Inspectorate (opens in a new window)

Department for Communities and Local Government (opens in a new window)