Our tried and tested web products known as UKLC (UK Local Councils) are rapidly becoming the 'industry standard' for Parish and Town Council websites. They have been designed and built specifically for local councils with the aim of making you more efficient and effective. They will Enhance your council's reputation, Improve communications & Save staff time. The case studies below give some examples of the benefits that UKLC will bring to your council.
- Didcot Town Council
Didcot Town Council is the largest Town Council in South Oxfordshireshire, it represents a population of over 25,000 people and manages an annual budget in excess of £1,000,000 per year. Tom Hudson (Deputy Town Clerk) describes how UKLC has improved communications with the public and made the council more efficient.
- Chelveston-cum-Caldecott Parish Council
Chelveston-cum-Caldecott Parish Council is a small council in Northamptonshire, it represents a population of around 600 people and has a precept of just over £10,000 per year. The clerk is part time so it's essential that the website is quick and easy to use and saves time. Their core philosophy is to ensure that their website is the first stop for all information about the council. They believe that this is the best way to achieve the benefits.
- Leicestershire & Rutland Association of Local Councils
The LRALC provides services to 9 Town Councils, 182 Parish Councils and 89 Parish Meetings across two counties and has over 50 years experience in giving advice and guidance to its members. This case study describes how LRALC were able to streamline their service which has allowed them to become more efficient and effective.
- Paperless Councils
Bring your Council into the digital age. Learn about the benefits of holding paperless meetings. The UKLC meeting management module helps you coordinate the publication of agendas, minutes and meeting papers. The information is published on your website in an easily accessible manner.
- Online Consultations
UKLC has a powerful form builder. You can quickly construct questionnaires and the results are stored in a database for further analysis. You can build as many as you like and there is no extra cost.
- Joined Up Council Services
The UKLC A to Z of Services module will save you time because people will no longer need to contact you about services that you don't provide.
- Management Tools
UKLC has a rich set of management tools that make it easy for you to keep on top of day to day running of your website. Easy to use statistical management and reporting tools make it simple to monitor important metrics to ensure you get your return on investment (ROI).
- Local Council Award Scheme
UKLC is very easy to use and is structured in a way that makes it simple for the LCAS assessment panel to locate the information and documents necessary to meet the accreditation requirements.