Information for New Shielding Residents

Earlier this year, the Government, working with the NHS added more people to the ‘clinically extremely vulnerable’ or ‘shielding’ list. This is a list of people who have known risk factors which mean that they may be at increased risk of having a...

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Test and Trace Support Payments

From 28 September 2020, you will be entitled to a Test and Trace Support Payment of £500 for the two week period that you have been told to isolate if you: Have been told to stay at home and self-isolate by NHS Test and Trace for a two period...

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Business Rates

National Non Domestic Rates (NNDR), also known as business rates are charged on non-domestic or commercial properties and help fund local services. Commercial properties are given a rateable value by the Valuation Office Agency. This rateable...

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Test and Trace Support Payments

From 28 September 2020, you will be entitled to a Test and Trace Support Payment of £500 for the two week period that you have been told to isolate if you: Have been told to stay at home and self-isolate by NHS Test and Trace for a two period...

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pending – pending – Business Rates

National Non Domestic Rates (NNDR), also known as business rates are charged on non-domestic or commercial properties and help fund local services. Commercial properties are given a rateable value by the Valuation Office Agency. This rateable...

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Business Rates

National Non Domestic Rates (NNDR), also known as business rates are charged on non-domestic or commercial properties and help fund local services. Commercial properties are given a rateable value by the Valuation Office Agency. This rateable...

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Council Tax

Council Tax is a national system of paying a tax towards local services.  It was introduced in 1993 and is collected in Hyndburn by us as a billing authority. We collect Council Tax on behalf of Lancashire County Council, Lancashire Fire and...

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Council Tax – Landlord Connect

From 1st April 2020, all Landlord correspondence for Housing Benefits will be sent via a CONNECT  account and a notification will be sent by email. Moving to faster, more economic and greener communications helps everyone: landlords are notified...

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Council Tax Support

Hyndburn’s Council Tax Support Scheme Council Tax Benefit was abolished in April 2013 and replaced with a local scheme known as Council Tax Support. Council Tax Support is similar to the old Council Tax Benefit scheme, however the main...

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Housing Benefit after 14 February 2018

Please read carefully before starting your online claim form. We are no longer accepting claims for Housing Benefit unless you fall into one of the following categories: You and your partner are state pension credit age. If you are not sure, you...

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Business Rates Revaluation 2017

From 1st April 2017, all commercial buildings and offices in the borough have been given a new rateable value which is used to calculate the amount of business rates a business occupying that space has to pay.  This process is known as...

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