Terms and disclaimer

Lancashire County Council reserves the right to change these terms at any time.

Lancashire County Council makes every effort to ensure that the information on this website is accurate and up-to-date. However, we cannot accept responsibility for any loss or inconvenience caused by reliance on inaccurate material contained in this site.

Links to other sites are provided for your convenience and do not imply Lancashire County Council's endorsement of their content.

Some sections of our website provide information on external organisations and services that they provide. Lancashire County Council are not responsible for the quality of these organisations and services, and their inclusion should not be viewed or taken as endorsement. Lancashire County Council accept no responsibility or legal liability that may arise directly or indirectly from the use of these services.


We cannot accept responsibility for events that we publicise on our site that are not organised by Lancashire County Council. You should contact the organisers directly if necessary.


All material on this site (including text and images) is, unless otherwise stated, the copyright of Lancashire County Council. Private or educational use (within the classroom) is permitted provided that no changes are made to the material and Lancashire County Council is acknowledged as the owner. Commercial usage is prohibited unless formal written permission is obtained beforehand.

Privacy and disclosure

We will only use personal information you send us for the purposes for which you provide it.

We will only hold your information for as long as necessary for these purposes and will not pass it on to any other parties, except where required to carry out our duties and functions as a local authority.

All employees and subsidiaries who may have access to your personal data are obliged to respect its confidentiality.

If you have a query or concern regarding the processing of personal data by Lancashire County Council please contact:

Data protection matters

Lancashire County Council’s data protection officer on 01772 531116 or by email on dataprotection@lancashire.gov.uk.

Security matters

Lancashire County Council’s corporate information security officer on 01772 533974

Data Protection Lancashire County Council, P.O.Box 78, County Hall, Fishergate, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 8XJ.

Collecting information automatically

In order that we can improve our online services we will collect information about your visits to www.lancashire.gov.uk. These statistics do not contain personal data and cannot be traced back to an individual.

We do not use cookies to store personal data nor do we link non-personal information stored in cookies with personal data about specific individuals. For further information about how we use cookies, what cookies we use and how to opt out of their use please refer to the cookies statement.


Lancashire County Council is not responsible for the content of external internet sites.