5 Year Housing Land Supply

In line with Government priorities to help boost the supply of housing, the Council is required to identify and update annually a supply of specific  deliverable sites sufficient to provide

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Neighbourhood Planning in Hyndburn

The Localism Act (2011) and the Neighbourhood Planning Regulations 2012 deliver the Coalition Government’s commitment to create the ‘Big Society’ and neighbourhood planning. We have produced a toolkit of advice and guidance

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Self-Build Register

The Self-Build and Custom Housebuilding Act 2015 places a duty on councils to keep (and publish) a register of individuals and community groups (associations of individuals) locally who want to

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Site Allocations

Local Plan preparation The allocation of sites to accommodate future development requirements is an important element of the plan making process in the Borough.  Initial Local Plan preparation work at

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Householder Design Guide SPD

The Householder Design Guide Supplementary Planning Document provides advice for applicants and house owners in terms of development proposals, and aims to aid you in gaining planning permission. It gives guidance

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Hyndburn Local Plan 1996

The 1996 Local Plan allocates land in the Borough for different uses and sets down policies to guide where development should be allowed and what standards should apply. The Local Plan is used

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Evidence Base

The Local Plan must be informed by a clear and robust evidence base.  New evidence is added to this page as it is completed.  Please keep checking regularly for updates.

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