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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Church and Oswaldtwistle Gateway SPD

The Church Oswaldtwistle Gateway Supplementary Planning Document (SPD) is a planning guide adopted in December 2006 to help stimulate regeneration of an area  based around historic canalside buildings at the Blackburn Rd/Market St junction in...

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Project Phoenix (Phases 1 and 2)

This Supplementary Planning Document (SPD)  is a new planning guide to assist potential developers in the preparation of planning applications with the intention of producing high quality planned development on this flagship site which is the...

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Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs)

Supplementary Planning Documents (SPDs) add details to policies laid out in Development Plan Documents (DPDs), or a saved policy in an existing development plan. SPDs are therefore intended to expand on how the Council’s planning policies...

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Accrington Area Action Plan

The Accrington Area Action Plan (AAP) forms part of the Local Development Framework (a set of planning documents which will eventually replace the Local Plan) for Hyndburn Borough Council. The AAP is a formal Development Plan Document and sets of...

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Core Strategy

Local Plan Public Consultation Please Note: between 26 February – 8 April 2019 the Council is consulting on the next stage of its Local Plan including the Site Allocations DPD – further details are available here   Adopted Core...

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Local Development Scheme

The Local Development Scheme (LDS) is a key document in support of the new Local Plan for Hyndburn. The primary purpose of the LDS is to set the timetable for the production of documents associated with the new Local Plan, however it also...

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Statement of Community Involvement

The Statement of Community Involvement (SCI) sets out how the Council proposes to involve those with an interest in the future of Hyndburn in both plan making and decisions on planning applications. The Council is required to review and update...

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Private Tenants – Advice and Support

How do I find a private let? / Where to Look for Private Rented Accommodation   Local newspapers – Accrington Observer / Lancashire Evening Telegraph Local letting agents and estate agents Shop windows and boards Adverts in windows of...

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Corporate Property

Hyndburn Council has a dedicated Commercial Property section run by members of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors. Types of property include, shops, offices, industrial units and land for residential, industrial, and grazing uses.  The...

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