How we handle your data

West Lancashire Investment Centre is owned and managed by West Lancashire Borough Council as part of the Estates and Valuation Service which in turn sits within the Finance, Procurement and Property Services Directorate. West Lancashire Borough Council takes your privacy very seriously and will keep your personal data secure at all times. We will never sell your data.

We will use the information provided in connection with any on-line enquiry through our website in compliance with relevant legislation. We will also use the information to respond to any enquiry. If you do not provide the required information we may be unable to respond. 

If you would like to discuss how we will use your personal data you can contact West Lancashire Investment Centre on 01695 712600 or

West Lancashire Borough Council's approach to data protection together with the Corporate Privacy Notice may be found on the WLBC website (external link).

Please click on the following links for the Investment Centre's General Privacy Notice and CCTV Privacy Notice


Use of Cookies

In common with many other website operators we use cookies on our website.  Cookies are pieces of data created when you visit a website.  When you visit a site that uses cookies for the first time a cookie is downloaded onto your PC. The next time you visit that site, your computer checks to see if it has a cookie that is relevant and sends the information contained in that cookie back to the site. The site then ‘knows’ you’ve visited before.

Cookies help our site to run more efficiently. They are mostly "session cookies" which are deleted when you leave. We also use "analytical cookies" to count the number of visitors and see how they move around the website.  The cookies we use do not collect personal data that could identify you. 

By continuing to use our website we assume you are happy to allow the use of these cookies but if you want to block them you can do so through your browser settings.


Third Party Links

This website may contain links to third-party websites.  Clicking on those links may allow third parties to collect or share data about you.  We do not control these third-party websites and are not responsible for their privacy statements.