Rossendale Borough Council

Document Downloads: Environment and planning

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Available downloads

Nuisance - take your own action

Guidance on how to take your own action against a neighbour

Firework Advice

Advice on Fireworks

  • Fireworks Advice PDF (PDF)
  • Size: 123.95 KB
  • Estimated download time: (56k = 19 secs)

Procedure for speaking at Development Control Committee

This document details the procedures for speaking at Development Control Committee on planning matters.

Landscape Guidance for Wind Turbines up to 60m High

A report by Julie Martin Associates produced on behalf of eight local authorities

Renewable Energy Fact Sheets and Further Advice

Further advice and resource fact sheets related to renewable energy

Community Rights - Overview Guide

Overview Guide to Community Rights

Valley Centre Plans

Documents on the plans for the Valley Centre plans from the Rossendale Together Barnfield partnership

  • Ariel View PDF (PDF)
  • Size: 2.82 MB
  • Estimated download time: (56k = 7 mins 3 secs)
  • Masterplan PDF (PDF)
  • Size: 225.21 KB
  • Estimated download time: (56k = 33 secs)

Council's Reponses to Boundary Change Comments

Area reports of the Council's responses to the comments receive from the consultation on the Green Belt & Urban Boundary Changes

Housing Needs Survey

Housing Needs Survey Poster

Green Belt Re-consultation

The Council is re-consulting on proposed changes to the current Green Belt boundary. The current boundaries date from 1995.

Improving Public Space in Waterfoot

Residents and businesses in Waterfoot are asked to put on their thinking cap and send in their ideas for improving the public space in Waterfoot.

Local Plan Part 2 - Additional Reports - Boundary Change

Additional Reports too large to go in - Local Plan Part 2 - Comments Received During The Site Allocations Consultation 20th July - 7th Sept 2015 Report

Proposed New Rawtenstall Town Centre Images

Proposed New Rawtenstall Town Centre Images and the Old Town Hall

Notice for 177 Bury Road

Ashworth Road, Waterfoot, Notice

Notice of potential sale of land at Ashworth Road, Waterfoot

Notice - Foxfield Close, Whitewell Bottom

Any person(s) wishing to make representations to the Council about the possible sale of this land should make them in writing by January 12th 2016.

Flood Funding Advice Leaflet

Information on the flooding clear up and funding opportunities open to all affected.

Responding to Major Floods

Information on if you've been flooded, what to do, what to expect of your insurer, how to minimise impact the claims process.

Is Listed Building Consent Required?

Information on whether or not listed building consent permission is required for any works you are planning to carry out on your property.

Consultation Forms - Call for Additional Development Sites

Consultation forms for submission of additional development sites

Withdrawal Notice - Draft Local Plan Part 2 - Site Allocations & Development Management Policies DPD 2015

Notice of Withdrawal

Flood Re

Flood Re launches in April 2016 and will promote the availability and affordability of flood
insurance for up to 350,000 homeowners across the UK who are at risk of flooding.

Strategic Housing Market Area Assessment

Identifies the Full Objectively Assessed Need for Rossendale taking into account all the latest population and employment forecasts.

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