Local restrictions in Lancaster

Current Restrictions

From Tuesday 5th January 2021


Lancashire is currently under country-wide lockdown – you must not leave, or be outside of your home except where necessary. You can find a list of acceptable reasons at the link below:


On the 23 February the government announced some potential dates for the lifting of restrictions:



You can also read some Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) regarding the current COVID-19 situation on Visit Lancashire’s website.

Make sure to follow us on Twitter or Facebook for the latest updates.


Further questions?

We understand you may have queries about your visit to Lancaster, and our friendly Visitor Information Team will be available during the week:

  • Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays between 10am – 4pm by phone on 01524 582808
  • Any weekday between 10am and 4pm by email lancastervic@lancaster.gov.uk
  • You can also contact our Visitor Information Team via Facebook or Twitter

(Please note: Our centre remains closed to face-to-face visitors for the time being.)


Thank you and stay safe.

The VisitLancaster team x