The SmartGov team has a deep understanding of our client’s needs and pressures. We recognise that councils have moved beyond the traditional narrow emphasis on ‘roads, rates and rubbish’ towards broader social, economic, environmental, and cultural needs.
Councils are expected to provide a greater range of services while endeavouring to meet higher standards. These challenges have become increasingly difficult due to financial pressures. Costs for providing services and maintaining infrastructure have been increasing faster than income.
We appreciate that councils need to continually review and improve their organisations to ensure the services they provide are relevant to their contemporary communities and are financially sustainable. A common objective is to ensure ‘value for money’ for ratepayers.
Over the past nine years we have proudly assisted councils in meeting these challenges and objectives. Organisations that have benefited from SmartGov’s tools and support include: