Being accountable

Making sure we operate in accordance with the law and proper standards.

Civic, ceremonial and lieutenancy

Council's chairman and vice-chairman, Lord Lieutenant (Queen's representative in Lancashire) and the Duchy of Lancaster Benevolent Fund.

County councillors

Find a county councillor, how to complain about a councillor, allowances, appointments and what councillors do.

Corporate strategy

Our Vision for Lancashire forms part of the county council’s planning and performance framework.

Decision making and meetings

How we make decisions and our political structure.


On Thursday 6 May 2021, Lancashire's voters will go to the polls to elect their representatives to shape and decide on council services.


Budget, Council Tax and financial management.

Get involved - Have your say

Compliments, comments and complaints, petitions, decision making and consultations.

Organisation and partnerships

The council's management structure and partners we work with.

Performance, inspections and reviews

Audits, inspections, reviews, performance plans and reports.


Planning applications, have your say, planning policy, enforcement and obligations.

Strategies, policies and plans

Strategies, policies, plans and research.


Access to information held by the council, registers and community expressions of interest to manage a council service.


Brexit advice for residents, businesses and EU settlement.


Grants and funding for the third sector and community and environmental projects.

Census 2021

A once-in-a-decade survey that provides the most accurate estimate of all the people and households in England and Wales.