Rossendale Borough Council

The Development Control Team

Contact us

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General Planning Queries

The Planning Duty Officer is available between 9am and midday Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays to discuss your general queries.

Pre Application Charging

Proposals that merit further, detailed discussions, should be made by emailing us providing they fall into this criteria.


For queries relating to Conservation Issues, please contact the Conservation Officer on 01706 238642. 

Alternatively, email with your conservation query.


For more information on Planning Enforcement please click the following link:

Tree Preservation Orders

Works to protected trees and trees situated in Conservation Areas are also dealt with by Development Control. Please visit these pages for more advice.