Benefit Fraud Investigations

Benefit Fraud Investigations – Report a Benefit Fraud You can report suspected Housing Benefit fraud in three ways – 1. By telephone Contact the National Benefit Fraud Hotline on 0800 854 440. Your call is free and confidential you do...

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Standards Committee

The Standards Committee is made up of four Councillors from Hyndburn Borough Council and three Parish Councillors from Altham Parish Council.  The Members of the Standards Committee are currently as follows: Hyndburn Borough Council Members...

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Housing Benefit and Council Tax Support

We no longer accept claims for Housing Benefit unless you fall into one of the following categories: You and your partner are state pension credit age. If you are not sure, you can check your state pension age online. You live in temporary or...

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Jackhouse Reserve

  Visiting Jackhouse Reserve provides opportunities for gentle walks within the countryside around the reservoir, through woodland and over wildflower meadows. There is no on-site parking at the reserve instead it is recommended to park on...

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Grave and Cremation Searches

We offer historical grave searches for all our cemeteries and the crematorium. For grave searches, contact us directly at our offices or via e-mail at the Cemetery Office .  Please provide as much information as possible such as the date the...

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Cemetery Contact Details

All enquiries relating to the services offered, including the fees and charges at Hyndburn’s four cemeteries and the crematorium should be directed to: The Cemetery Office Burnley Road Accrington BB5 6HA Telephone and fax number: 01254 232...

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Woodnook Vale

    Woodnook Vale Local Nature Reserve (LNR) offers visitors almost 50 hectares of woodland, heathland and wetland either side of the steep-sided river valley of Woodnook Water running a linear path along the old railway line from...

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Spout House Woodland, Huncoat

In early 2014, members of the community turned out to create a new community woodland at Spout House in Huncoat. Children from Huncoat Primary School enthusiastically planted up their own dedicated area of the woodland within walking distance of...

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Business Plans

Business planning is a tool to help the council achieve its vision of making Hyndburn ‘The Place to be’ by ensuring the priorities identified in the Corporate Strategy are translated in to action at the service level. Good business...

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Cohesion and Integration in Hyndburn

Hyndburn a compact borough with a population of some 81,100 residents made up of people for a wide variety of backgrounds, faiths and ages. The population is set to grow by 2% over the next 20 years. Projections estimate by 2031, there will be...

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