West Lancashire Borough Council

COVID-19: Update 12/04/2021

Coronavirus restrictions remain in place across the country. We are on STEP 2 of the Government's roadmap. Current guidance is:

Only socialise indoors with people you live with or who are in your support bubble. 

Up to 6 people or 2 households can meet outside

Non-essential businesses, indoor leisure facilities, libraries and outdoor hospitality can reopen

Work from home if you can and only travel when necessary

If you have symptoms get a test and stay at home

For the most up to date Coronavirus information visit www.gov.uk/coronavirus

  • We are all now being asked to get tested twice-weekly to help drive down infections to ensure we can move onto the next step of the Government's road map. Find out more here
  • If you have any coronavirus symptoms  and need to get a test, click here
  • For symptom-free COVID-19 testing (known as asymptomatic testing), click here
  • Advice for shielders: Find out more
  • Test and Trace support payments. Find out more
  • COVID-19 Business Grants. Find out more


HRH the Duke of Edinburgh

West Lancashire pays tribute to his Royal Highness Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh.

Read the tribute from the Mayor of West Lancashire


Lancashire County Council is currently working to resolve the issue regarding the Winter Grant Voucher Code. If you are experiencing any issues, please click here.

Council News:

The Customer Services Points in Derby Street, Ormskirk, and the Concourse Shopping Centre, Skelmersdale, are currently closed. Please access non-emergency services on this website. For anyone who cannot access services online, our Customer Services team can be contacted on 01695 577177. Emergency calls will be prioritised.

Proceedings of Council meeting February 2021.

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