Householder Design Guide SPD

The Householder Design Guide Supplementary Planning Document provides advice for applicants and house owners in terms of development proposals, and aims to aid you in gaining planning permission. It gives guidance regarding acceptable design and...

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Planning Appeals

Please refer to the information on the Planning Portal pages Introduction to appeals for the latest guidance if you are the applicant and wish to make an appeal against a planning decision. IMPORTANT– on 18/06/2019 the Planning Inspectorate...

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Planning Enforcement

  If you have not applied for planning permission where required or have breached the conditions of your planning permission or associated agreement, the Council has the power to take enforcement action to secure compliance. The Council must...

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Do You Need Planning Permission?

You can carry out certain changes without planning permission using permitted development rights. You can get the latest general advice from the Planning Portal or by clicking the logo above. Rules allowing larger single-storey rear extensions to...

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Oak Hill Park

  Awarded a Green Flag for 2019-2020 Oak Hill Park BB5 2BN is the main park serving both the town of Accrington and the Borough of Hyndburn. Oak Hill is one of the largest parks in the Borough  at 8.7 hectares with a range of features and...

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