The county council provides the majority of local government services in Lancashire including education, fostering and adoption, health and social care, cultural services, libraries and archives, registering births, deaths and marriages, recycling and highways and transport.
The links below contain full candidate lists for each area:
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Jo Turton, chief executive of the county council, said: “This is an important time to have your say on the services that we provide, which can affect the lives of everyone in Lancashire.
“Our elections are only held every four years, so your vote helps to choose the people who will take important decisions about council services in the coming years.”
Find out more about the elections on the county council’s website - www.lancashire.gov.uk/elections.