Council website rated amongst the UK’s best

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North Lincolnshire Council has been named as one of just 39 UK councils to achieve the four star standard in the 2018 SOCITM Better Connected survey.

It is one of just eight UK councils to have also met their four star standard in the last two years.

All 414 UK council websites were assessed for ease of completing several popular tasks, the website’s tools for finding information and ease of use of the website by people with visual impairments.

You can do a range of things online at www.northlincs.gov.uk – you can book, pay, report and find all sorts of things including:

Report a pothole, abandoned vehicle, dog fouling, flytipping, noise nuisance

Apply for a council job

Find out about investment opportunities in North Lincolnshire

View our land and property for sale and rent

Buy an annual pass for our award-winning attraction Nornmanby Hall Country Park

Pay for school meals and school clothing grants or apply for a school place

Pay Council Tax

Apply for housing benefit/council tax support/discretionary housing payments

Book fitness classes at our leisure centres

Apply for planning permission or building regs

Enquire about fostering and adoption

Sign up to the North Lincolnshire energy switch scheme and save money

Register with Call Connect and book your low-cost bus journey

Find out your bin collection dates or request a bulky item collection which is free for up to three items in any one visit in a 12-month period

Pay a parking fine

Register to vote – the next North Lincolnshire Council elections take place May 2019

Request a care assessment

And a whole lot more!

Councillor John Davison, cabinet member for business transformation, said: “Our website is available all day every and it is becoming the preferred way for a growing number of people to conveniently access our information and services, with more than two million visits to our website each year.

“You can do so much online now – it is not only quicker, but much more convenient and saves money.

“We are delighted to be recognised as amongst the UK’s best for a third successive year in this national survey.”

For more details about the Better Connected survey, visit: https://betterconnected.socitm.net/councils/north-lincolnshire