Launched in October 2014, Bassetlaw District Councilís Digital by Default initiative is a revolutionary approach to addressing the needs of community members dealing with the wide range of district council services. It fundamentally shifts the assumptions underlying these communications and brings them squarely into the 21st century. The underlying assumption is that most members of the public will prefer to make contact by electronic means - be it molbile phone, tablet or PC.
Launched in October 2014, Bassetlaw District Councilís Digital by Default initiative makes electronic communications between local residents and your council the default option. Face-to-face, telephone and postal contacts are still supported, but it is expected that more than 75% of contacts will soon be by mobile phone, tablet or PC.
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Your District Councillor (for the ward of Clayworth which covers Clarborough & Hayton) is Kath Sutton.
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Alongside this, the systems will still enable more traditional forms of contact such as telephone, post or face-to-face contacts, but it is anticipated that a majority of contacts will take place electronically.
For more on these developments - and a chance to win an iPad - explore the following documents:
Bassetlaw District Councilís Press Release launching residentsí account PLUS signing-up procedures in three, easy, steps. (12 October 2014)
Bassetlaw District Councilís brief overview of My Account.
If youíve not visited Bassetlawís website recently, the change in appearance will be quite a surprise!
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