Empty Homes

Empty homes are a wasted resource considering the number of people on housing waiting lists and others looking for alternative forms of affordable housing. Hyndburn Borough Council is seeking your assistance in identifying long term empty homes...

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What is a House in Multiple Occupation?

The Housing Act 2004 defines what constitutes a House in Multiple Occupation (HMO). A House in Multiple Occupation means a building (or part of a building, such as a flat), that: is occupied by 3 or more tenants, who form 2 or more households who...

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Illegal Eviction and Harassment

Private landlords sometimes put pressure on tenants to leave their properties, or may even use physical force.  However, most tenants have legal rights to protect them against harassment and illegal eviction. The Protection from Eviction Act1977...

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Community Payback

What is Community Payback? Community Payback is a scheme delivered by the Lancashire Probation Trust, where offenders make reparation to their local community for the offences they have committed.  They undertake unpaid work which will be of...

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Waste and Recycling

Waste and Recycling Helpful Hints and Tips In order to get the most out of your wheeled bin we offer the following tips. When fully recycling all your glass jars/bottles, food/drink cans, aerosols/clean tin foil, newspapers/magazines, plastic...

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Rubbish, Recycling & Waste

Waste & Recycling Your waste is collected weekly, alternating between recycling and non-recycling. Garden Waste Subscription Collection calendar View helpful hints for waste and recycling View helpful hints for street cleansing Bulky Waste...

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Council Tax and Benefits

Council Tax Business Rates & Benefits Make a payment Pay your council tax, housing benefit and etc. Set up a Direct Debit Set up your Council Tax and Business Rate payments online Connect Check your Benefits and Council Tax Accounts Online...

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Trade/Commercial Waste Collection

Trade or Commercial waste is anything that is no longer considered useful or required which your business needs to dispose of. The collection of waste is not included in your business rates and so you have a legal responsibility under the duty of...

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Contact Us

Contact the council Contact Hyndburn Borough Council directly from this web site using our feedback form on the right or alternatively, you can contact us using the details below. Telephone +44 (0) 1254 388 111 Email enquiries@hyndburnbc.gov.uk...

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