You can view and comment planning applications and their related documents online.
Contacting the Planning Department
To pay for a Planning Application ring 01706 252576 during normal office hours
Duty Planning Officer
For general planning advice a Duty Planning Officer is available Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays between 9am - 12 Noon (excluding Bank Holidays).
Please telephone 01706 252580, or visit The One Stop Shop, The Business Centre, Futures Park, Bacup OL13 0BB during the above hours.
At all other times please e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Advice on planning permission
Fees for Pre-Planning advice
If you're making amendments to your property you may need building regulation approval, you can find information on how to apply here.
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Telephone: 01706 252580The Business Centre, Futures Park, Newchurch Road, Bacup, Lancashire, OL13 0BB