Welcome to your Lancashire

Accessibility

Accessibility

We are committed to providing a website that is accessible to the widest possible audience, regardless of technology or ability. 

The following features are provided on our site to help you to get around it as easily as possible:

Browser Support

Browser version
Support level
Internet Explorer 7+
Supported
Firefox 3+
Supported
Chrome 8+
Partially supported
Safari 5+
Supported
Opera 10+
Partially supported
Internet Explorer 4-6
Unsupported
Netscape
Unsupported
Opera 5-9
Unsupported

 If you have any problems using any of our supported browser versions please contact us and we will look into the issue.

Listen to our site

Our 'Listen' facility will open our text-to-voice facility in your browser, which will then provide options to read different parts of the site aloud for you.

Please note that you will need sound enabled on your computer for this to work.   Usage instructions are available from the 'Help' option once you have opened the 'Listen' facility.

Text resizing

You can resize the text on our site using your browser settings.

If you are using Internet Explorer:

  • Select View > Text size in your browser menu and select your preferred text size

If you are using Firefox:

  • Select View > Zoom in your browser menu and select your preferred option; or
  • use the following keyboard shortcuts:
    • Windows
      • Ctrl + to increase text size
      • Ctrl - to decrease text size
      • Ctrl 0 to reset text size
    • Mac
      • Command + to increase text size
      • Command -  to decrease text size
      • Command 0 to reset text size

Access keys

This website uses access keys so that you can navigate to key sections of our site without using a mouse.

The following access keys are used on this site:

  • S - Skip navigation
  • 0 - Home
  • 4 - Search

Using access keys

  • If you are using Windows:
    press the 'Alt ' key in combination with the access key to highlight the link on the page, then press ' Enter ' to select that link.
  • If you are using a Mac:
    press the 'Ctrl ' key in combination with the access key and you will automatically go to that page.

Skip to page content

The 'Skip to start of page content' link is a hidden link at the beginning of the page, spoken by screen-reading software.  When selected it will move the focus to the start of the main content of the page.

Documents in a different format or language

For documents in a different format or language please contact:

Jeanette Binns
Phone: 01772 532153
Email : jeanette.binns@lancashire.gov.uk

Bangla

Bangla: for documents in a different format or language please contact:

Telephone 01772 532153

Email jeanette.binns@lancashire.gov.uk

Cantonese

Cantonese: for documents in a different format or language please contact:

Telephone 01772 532153

Email jeanette.binns@lancashire.gov.uk

Gujarati

Gujarati: for documents in a different format or language please contact:

Telephone 01772 532153

Email jeanette.binns@lancashire.gov.uk

Polish

Polish: for documents in a different format or language please contact:

Telephone 01772 532153

Email jeanette.binns@lancashire.gov.uk

Punjabi

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