Food safety for business

Environmental health officers aim to ensure that all food and drink intended for human consumption by Hyndburn’s food businesses is produced, stored, distributed or handled without risk to the health and safety of the consumer. We will also...

More info

Street Trading

Hyndburn Borough Council operates a street trading consent scheme under the Local Government (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1982, for all street trading activities such as hot food vehicles, ice cream vans and flower stalls. This page outlines...

More info

Planning Policy in Hyndburn

Planning policies shape how places will be developed in the future. They provide the policy framework for the long-term development of the Borough and are the basis upon which planning decisions are based. View the Hyndburn Local Plan 1996 and...

More info

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...

More info

Hyndburn’s new Local Plan

    This page sets out information on the progress made to date in preparing the Hyndburn Local Plan. Structure of the Hyndburn Local Plan The new Local Plan is the name given to a series of documents in which the Council will explain...

More info

Built Heritage and Conservation

Built Heritage in Hyndburn Conservation of the Borough’s special historic, archaeological, architectural and artistic interest is central to maintaining and enhancing the quality of the local environment. Heritage assets may be formally...

More info

Welcome to Hyndburn’s Thriving Markets

The borough of Hyndburn has a strong market tradition dating back to the early 1300's. Accrington has a proud, Grade 2 listed market hall where traditional market stalls sit alongside an internet cafe and additional retail and office...

More info

Development Management DPD

On 11 January 2018, Hyndburn Council adopted the Development Management DPD, in accordance with Regulations 17 and 26 of the Town and Country Planning (Local Planning) (England) Regulations 2012. The adopted Development Management DPD provides...

More info

Townscape Heritage Initiative (THI)

Transforming our town, Accrington through the years – exhibition The story behind Accrington’s Town Square transformation is the subject of an exciting exhibition at the Haworth Art Gallery. The ‘Transforming our town, Accrington through...

More info

Information for Business in Hyndburn

The Pennine Lancashire business start up programmes are a tried and tested package of advice and support, and they are available now. Hyndburn people are establishing their own businesses for all sorts of reasons: some want to be their own boss...

More info