Emergency Planning

The Civil Contingencies Bill was introduced to Parliament on 7 January 2004. Its development was informed from the start by close consultation with key stakeholders in what was an open and inclusive policy-making process. The Civil Contingencies...

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Polling station review 2019

Hyndburn Borough Council is launching a review of polling stations across the borough to make sure they meet the needs of residents. The review, which begins on 12 August, will also look at the polling districts – how the borough is split into...

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Register to Vote

ANNUAL CANVASS Don’t lose your voice – residents across the borough are being urged to look out for their voter registration details in the post Local residents are being warned not to lose their voice on matters that affect them by...

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The Mayor’s Office

The Mayor’s Office

**Coronavirus – The Mayor regrets that due to the need to protect public health, Members of the Civic Team will be unable to attend any engagement until further notice.**   Welcome to Hyndburn’s new Mayor, Cllr June Harrison, whose...

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Borough Council Elections 2020

Hyndburn Borough Council is split into 16 wards. Elections will be held on the 7 May 2020 in 12 of those wards.  The hours of the Poll will be 7am to 10pm. Elections will be held in: Altham Barnfield Baxenden Central Church Netherton Overton Peel...

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Postal and Proxy Voting

If you’re registered to vote, you will be sent a polling card before the election takes place. The polling card will tell you at which polling station you are able to vote. If you are unable to go to the polling station yourself you can...

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Electoral Services

Register to Vote Are you registered to vote? Postal & Proxy Voting Download your application form Different types of Elections Information regarding elections in Hyndburn Election Results Previous election results Polling district review...

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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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Area Council Meetings – Archive

*Area Councils were disbanded at the Council’s Annual General Meeting, 5 June 2014. No further Area Council meetings supported by Hyndburn Borough Council will take place after this date. Some local ward Councillors organise area meetings...

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