Planning and Transportation

Development Management

This section deals with all planning and other types of applications including housing and commercial developments, changes of use, house extensions, advertisements, alterations to listed buildings , work in Conservation Areas and works to protected trees.  Planning Enforcement can also be found on these pages.

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The engineering department oversees flood risk issues, off street parking, bus shelters and street naming and numbering and addressing, and bus passes. View more information about Engineering.

Planning Policy

This section is responsible for establishing and maintaining an up to date framework of planning policy and guidance including the Hyndburn Local Plan to promote, guide and control development and growth.

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