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...

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Hyndburn’s new Local Plan

Local Plan public consultation 16 December 2019 – 27 January 2020 (this consultation is now closed) Gypsy and Traveller policy and site options consultation paper Final opportunity for ‘Call for Sites’ submissions Structure of...

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5 Year Housing Land Supply

In line with Government priorities to help boost the supply of housing, the Council is required to identify and update annually a supply of specific  deliverable sites sufficient to provide a minimum of five years’ worth of housing against...

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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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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. The links below show some of the key local evidence that is being used to help inform the new Local Plan for Hyndburn. Name Date Description Housing and Economic Needs...

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