Housing FAQ’s

Q: Please could you give me the details of the rent deposit bond scheme? Q: What is Selective Licensing? Q: What does being ‘Fit and proper’ mean? Q: What does ‘Selective’ mean in relation to Selective Licensing? Q: Why...

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Birds in Hyndburn

There are many types of bird in Hyndburn. A female ‘Dark-breasted Barn Owl’ was found breeding with a male of the nominate subspecies at a site in Cheshire & Wirral in May 2014. Three eggs were laid, from which two chicks hatched and fledged...

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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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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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Garden Waste Subscription

The council currently runs a subscription service for the Garden Waste Collection service. However, there are a number of no cost alternatives for residents that do not wish to subscribe. You could either: Compost your garden waste at home. Take...

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Haworth Artists’ Network

Haworth Art Gallery is committed to encouraging local artists and community groups to use and enjoy our facilities. We run an Artist Network group who meet on the first Sunday of every month and members develop their own exhibitions, run...

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