Tellmescotland is Scotland's national public notice portal.
It allows public notices from across Scotland to be published in a single online location.
Public notices are announcements that local authorities legally have to publish.
There are two types of notices:
Tellmescotland provides many benefits:
Informing the public
Making PINs accessible and easier to understand
Improve efficiencies of local government spend on advertising, saving money.
A national picture of statutory and public service developments with enhanced information and notification capability.
Users can register for email and SMS alerts specific to PINs within their area of choice or to browse the website and search for notices. You can sign up to receive regular alerts at: www.tellmescotland.gov.uk/registration/
Tel. 01506 283801
Launched in December 2010
Used by 31 Scottish councils
Used by 22 public sector organisations
The Improvement Service (IS) is the national improvement organisation for local government in Scotland.
Our purpose is to help councils and their partners to improve the health, quality of life and opportunities of all people in Scotland through community leadership, strong local governance and the delivery of high quality, efficient local services.
Through a series of principles, the IS works to promote improvement in local government and among its partners to support them improve outcomes and reduce the outcome gaps within populations and within areas.
The IS delivers a range of products and services that support CPPs to build their capacity to deliver the public service reform agenda.
The IS has a non-partisan role to support all elected members in Scotland.
The Improvement Services produces a series of newsletters on a range of subjects, including myaccount, elected members, tellmescotland as well as the main IS newsletter. Subscribe on this page.