Contact Information

Permanent Secretary
Miss Catherine Defreitas
Tel No:(784) 456-2050
PBX No.:(784) 456-1111
Ext No: 888 or 889
Fax No:(784) 451-2479

Mission Statement

To provide efficient and adequate technical guidance and assistance for all interested parties, stakeholders, and sectors involved in the physical, terrestrial and marine areas of St. Vincent and the Grenadines.

Vision Statement

To achieve the highest possible standard of service to the public through the execution of genuine professionalism exhibited by an adequately trained and well committed staff.

  1. To prepare Physical Development Plans.

  2. To administer Development Control.

  3. To assist in project cycle management.

  4. To provide secretarial and technical services to the Physical Planning and Development Board.

  5. To provide technical services to the public and private sectors and non-governmental organisations.

  6. To provide technical assistance in GIS technology.

  7. To revise the structure of the planning application fees.

  8. To make the public more aware about planning related issues.
  9. To collaborate with other planning professionals and institutions regionally and internationally.
Key Clients

LOCAL: Government Departments, Private Sector, Non-Governmental Organisations, Statutory Corporations, Students.
REGIONAL: ECCB, CARICOM, CDB, OECS, ECCLAC and other Regional Organisations.
INTERNATIONAL: World Bank, United Nations and other International Organisations.


Ground Floor
Methodist Church Building,
Granby Street
(784) 456-1111
(784) 451-2479