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 acquire land for self-build homes and to have regard...

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Consultation – Rishton Canalside SPD

The primary purpose of the Rishton Canalside Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) is to encourage and support the delivery of planning applications on a number of vacant and derelict sites. General and site specific development guidance is...

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Site Allocations

Local Plan Public Consultation Please Note: The Council issued its final Call for Sites to be submitted by 27 January 2020 as part of the Reg 18(3) consultation on the next stage of its Local Plan (details). The consultation has now closed and...

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Locally Listed Buildings in Hyndburn

The buildings and structures within the following download have been recognised as having local architectural and/or historic interest. They are identified in the conservation area appraisals carried out to date and will be added to as further...

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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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East Accrington SPD / Masterplan

A Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) has been prepared that will guide and promote future development proposals in East Accrington. East Accrington is a priority area for the investment of Housing Market Renewal (HMR) funding, and for the...

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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 in conjunction with the Lancashire’s Minerals...

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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. The links below show some of the key local evidence that is being used to...

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