Pavement Licence

The Covid-19 pandemic has affected businesses across the economy causing many to cease trading for several months while others have had to significantly modify their operations. As the economy started to re-open, on 25 June 2020 the Government...

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Building Control in Hyndburn

Building Control in Hyndburn Building Control regulates the way buildings are constructed to ensure that they are safe and fit for use.  Building Regulations achieves other objectives such as energy efficiency, pollution control and access for...

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Building Control Pre-App Service

If you require a site visit before a formal building control application is submitted, you can submit a Pre-App form along with the relevant fee: £60 for domestic projects £120 for commercial projects The fee is non-refundable but is deductible...

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Dangerous Structures

All buildings which appear to be a danger to the public should be reported to the Building Control Section at the Council who will treat the matter with the utmost urgency. During office hours please contact: Telephone:  01254 380194 / 01254...

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Family Fun in Hyndburn’s Parks

A new parks fun pack is available to help you enjoy your visit to your local park. Some of the topics covered in the new fun pack can be found below or jump right in to what might interest you using the links below. Learn how to identify: Birds...

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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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Rishton and Great Harwood Cemetery

Firstly if you are looking for information for the original Great Harwood Cemetery which dates back to 1887 please use this link. The newly opened Rishton and Great Harwood Cemetery which opened in 2018, it is located on Lee Lane, Rishton. It is...

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What we do

What we are responsible for Food safety is a major part of the Food and Safety Officer’s work. Our job is to ensure that food business supply wholesome and safe food produced in a clean, hygienic manner. The statutory functions of the Food...

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For the public

We can assist you with food hygiene in the home. Before contacting the team directly we suggest that you view the Food Standard Agency’s (FSA) website as this provides comprehensive food safety advice for members of the public. The FSA provide...

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