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Freedom of Information Act 2000

The Freedom of Information Act 2000 came into force on January 1st 2005.  It provides a general right of access to information held by public authorities, and is intended to increase openness and transparency.

Anybody, anywhere in the world can make a request for information held by Lancashire County Council.  If you wish to request information, you should write to:

Access to Information Team
Lancashire County Council
PO Box 78
County Hall
Preston
PR1 8XJ

Alternatively you can send your request by email to: freedomofinformation@lancashire.gov.uk; or submit your request using our online form by clicking here. http://www.lancashire.gov.uk/corporate/questionnaires/runQuestionnaire.asp?qid=417603 

Your request must include your name, and an address for correspondence (if you send your request by email, your email address is an acceptable address for correspondence). 

With certain exceptions, the County Council must respond to your request in no more than 20 working days.

For more details about Freedom of Information, please refer to the FAQs and useful links.

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