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Public Health England

Get support from your local health protection team (HPT) to prevent and reduce the effect of diseases and chemical and radiation hazards.


HPTs provide support to health professionals, including:

  • local disease surveillance
  • alert systems
  • investigating and managing health protection incidents
  • national and local action plans for infectious diseases


PHE Cumbria and Lancashire Health Protection Team,
Lancashire County Council, Pitt Street Reception County Hall,


Phone: 0344 225 0562 option 2

Fax: 01772 251789

Out of office: 0151 434 4819