Council Tax Support

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

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PREVENT

About Prevent Prevent is a national safeguarding programme that supports people who are at risk of becoming involved with terrorism through radicalisation. Radicalisation means someone is being encouraged to develop

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Climate Change

Hyndburn Borough Council declared a Climate Emergency and Climate Pledge on the 19th September 2019. The Council pledged to achieve Council’s activities net-zero carbon by 2030. The pledge is a

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Household Support Fund

Through the DWP, the Government has made available a new Household Support Fund (HSF) to County Councils and Unitary Authorities in England to support those in need this winter.  Hyndburn

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Community Safety

Community safety is the use of skills, knowledge and techniques to prevent and reduce crime and develop safer communities. We’re dedicated to doing what we can as a district council,

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Noise Nuisance

Noise Nuisance We can investigate noise nuisances on your behalf and if necessary take action against the person/s causing the nuisance.  Types of noise nuisance: loud music  barking dogs  noise

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Counter Terrorism

The Government’s counter terrorism strategy, CONTEST, aims to stop people becoming terrorists or supporting extremism. It addresses all forms of terrorism but continues to prioritise according to the threat posed to

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