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.

Search a recent planning application on our planning portal

Please do not enter "ERE" when searching for a planning application.

View Decision Notices (2000-2017)

Visit our planning permission page

Visit our application forms page

Access the Erewash mapping system for up-to-date maps of the borough and search for Planning

applications. Maps are provided by Ordnance Survey.

The council offers a pre-application advice service to provide guidance prior to the submission of planning applications

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

Design Council website  Industry standard for design of new housing developments.

Environment Agency  Check flood risks and flood history of a property.

Severn Trent Water

Historic England

Natural England

Safer Derbyshire website

Planning Inspectorate

Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities