DEF Software Limited have been providing Planning and Building Control solutions to
local authorities for over 30 years and have a wealth of experience within that area. Since
supplying their first customer in 1984 DEF have consolidated their position in this market
by adding solutions for Land Charges, Highways and Licensing. DEF is a company without
compromise; a bold statement but it is through our relationships with our customers we
can achieve this.
Within the aforementioned market, DEF Software supply their MasterGov suite of applica-
tions which includes Planning, Building Control, Legal Agreements (S106 Monitoring), Ap-
peals, Enforcement, CIL, Land Charges, Land Drainage, Policy Monitoring and Private Sec-
tor Housing to over 50 Councils across England and Wales. Since undertaking a successful
management buyout in 2009, which saw DEF formed from the Public Sector Division of
Datawright Computer Services Limited, the company has doubled its customer base and
added six new full modules.