Landscape strategy

Guidance to assist in submitting planning applications which have landscape impacts.

Lancashire climate change strategy

The Lancashire climate change strategy sets out the long-term vision that Lancashire is low carbon and well adapted by 2020.

Lancashire woodland vision

Information and guidance regarding new woodland planting and woodland management.

Lancashire Local Flood Risk Management Strategy 2021 – 2027

How we will manage local flood risk from sources in our area.

Flood risk asset register

A register and record of all structures and features that may have an effect on flood risk in the area.

Flood investigation policy

Our legal requirements to investigate flood incidents and the criteria we will apply in deciding whether or not an investigation is appropriate.

Ordinary watercourse consenting and enforcement policy

How we will undertake our responsibilities for ordinary watercourse consenting and enforcement.

Strategic environmental projects

Enviromental projects at Chisnall Hall, Chorley and Midgeland Farm, Blackpool.

Public Rights of Way Improvement Plan

The Lancashire Rights of Way Improvement Plan (RoWIP) sets out how Lancashire County Council, Blackpool Council and Blackburn with Darwen Council intends to manage and improve the public rights of way network in order give better provision for walkers, cyclists, equestrians and people with mobility problems.

Lancashire ECO flexible eligibility statement of intent

This statement sets out the criteria that participating Lancashire authorities will use in making declarations under Energy Company Obligation (ECO) Flexible Eligibility. (PDF 619 KB)

Ash die back

Ash are one of the most prominent trees in our gardens, fields and hedges, and urgent action is needed by the owners of infected trees to ensure they don't become a danger to people or property.