Personal Searches in Planning

Individual Search Requests must be made using questions from the Law Society’s CON 29 Enquiry Form. You can view a copy of the form by following the link to the Law Society below. Links are provided to each set of information by selecting...

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Help with Planning Application Searches

You can view applications or check if an application has been made or registered in the following ways: Search Applications by address or application number. Search on a map use the online mapping system and then use the application numbers...

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Agricultural or Equestrian Developments

In September 2010 the Council adopted a revised Validation Checklist for Submission of Planning Applications/Prior Approvals. For applications involving Agricultural or Equestrian Developments the requirement (L33) refers to the fee which must be...

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Design and Access Statement

Design and Access statements(DAS) are needed for some applications and the situations requiring a DAS were reduced in April 2010 The design and access statement should describe both the design principles and concepts that have been applied to the...

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Coal Mining Legacy in Hyndburn

There are many old coal workings around Hyndburn, with the possibility that development may disturb old mine workings, leading to subsidence or damage to buildings or their occupants. Coalfields are divided into two distinct areas; Development...

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Consultations in Development Management

Hyndburn Borough Council has been consulted by BT Payphones regarding the removal of public telephone kiosks. Any current consultation regarding telephone kiosk removal can be found by following this link to Telephone Kiosk Consultations . Please...

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Listed Buildings List in Hyndburn

A listed building is one included on lists which are compiled by Historic England as being of special architectural or historic interest. Listed buildings are the most important heritage assets in the Borough and tell the story of times gone by...

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Submitting a Planning Application

Submitting a Planning Application

We publish all planning applications and the associated documents, and statutory consultee responses  on this website.  For applications received after 23rd May 2018 we no longer publish neighbour comments either in support of or objecting to...

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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 regarding acceptable design and...

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Conservation Areas in Hyndburn

Conservation areas may be designated for places of ‘special architectural or historic interest, the character or appearance of which it is desirable to preserve or enhance’. They recognise the value of the wider area within which...

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