Rossendale Borough Council

The Development Control Committee

About Us

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The Development Control Committee considers planning applications and other related information.

This Committee currently meets on a monthly basis at the Council Chamber, Futures Park, Newchurch Road, Bacup.

Agendas and related reports are usually made available to the public 5 full working days before the date of the Committee. Copies are available on the meetings and minutes section of the website.  

The Council has an adopted procedure which allows members of the public to speak on planning applications which are to be considered by the Committee.

Please note that you can register to speak for or against and item on the agenda and this can be done once the agenda has been published. The Procedure for Speaking at the Development Control Committee can be downloaded in the related downloads section.