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Wiltshire Council Shortlisted for a Planning Award

Wiltshire Council has been shortlisted for an award in the ‘Use of Digital Technology in Planning’ category at the 2022 Planning Awards, using Arcus Built Environment solutions. Wiltshire Council needed to move away from the legacy system they used to manage planning applications for a number of reasons, it was unstable, didn’t permit optimal operations, or… Read more »

Haringey Council selects Arcus Global for Planning & Building Control

Arcus Global has been selected by Haringey Council to implement its Built Environment applications for Planning and Building Control, signalling a firm move away from legacy IT systems. With technology moving at a rapid pace, Haringey Council has opted to move to a cloud-based planning system which enhances flexibility, remote working and improves end-user experience.… Read more »

CEO Speaks – Peter Dewsbury

The recent ending of Covid 19 restrictions has meant that we’ve been able to get out and about with a growing number of face-to-face meetings. There is certainly an enduring appeal to working from home – spending time with family and friends, and investing in personal well being – but it has been very rewarding… Read more »

Arcus Global has successfully achieved sign-off from HMLR (Her Majesty’s Land Registry) for its integration with their digital Local Land Charges (LLC) Register.

Arcus Global has successfully achieved sign-off from HMLR (Her Majesty’s Land Registry) for its integration with their digital Local Land Charges (LLC) Register. This means that, once migrated, Arcus’ local authority land charges customers will be able to maintain their local registers and automatically update the central HMLR LLC Register. This underpins the instant online Read article

Hackney Council selects Arcus Global for their Regulatory Services

Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions specialist Arcus Global has been selected by Hackney Council to implement its entire suite of regulatory services, signalling a firm move away from legacy IT systems. After the serious cyber-attack the Council faced in October 2020, Hackney’s initial priority was to recover access to valuable data from its line… Read more »

Arcus Global achieves raft of ISO recertifications

Arcus retains its ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and ISO 27001 certifications, demonstrating continued commitment to high standards   After months of preparation, hard work and a rigorous audit process, we are proud to announce that Arcus Global has achieved recertifications in ISO 9001 (Quality Management), ISO 14001 (Environmental Management)  and ISO 27001 (Information Security Management). … Read more »

Arcus Global selected for techUK Public Services Committee

Arcus Global, specialist cloud solutions provider for the public sector, has been selected to join techUK’s Local Public Services Committee (LPSC). Paul Langridge, sales director at Arcus Global, will be joining a selected team of tech industry leaders to drive techUK’s ambitious programme of activity for local public services.  With over 800 members, techUK brings… Read more »

Arcus Global modernises licensing system at The Gangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority

Cloud-based platform provides single view of data and simplifies license application process Arcus Global, a specialist cloud-based solutions provider for the public sector, has implemented a new platform at The Gangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority (GLAA) to update its licensing system and ensure the safety of vulnerable workers and protect them from exploitation. Arcus Licensing… Read more »

Arcus applications to integrate with HMLR for all existing and any new customers in the very near future

Over the past months, Arcus Global has been invited into discussions with Her Majesty’s Land Registry (HMLR) regarding the development of a connector to our Local Land Charge program. The project will see all Local Land Charges registers being centralised and held by the Land Registry, providing a consistent approach towards access, price and format.

Arcus Global appoints new Sales Director

Arcus Global, specialist cloud solutions provider for the public sector, has hired Paul Langridge as sales director.

In his role, Langridge will be responsible for the local government team, establishing and enacting a strategy to propel Arcus Global towards its growth goals by identifying new market opportunities and defining the actions required to take advantage of them.

Arcus is now Cyber Essentials Plus Certified!

Security of your (and our) data is of paramount importance to Arcus Global. As a company who specialises in working with Local Government it can, and very often does, involve handling sensitive, personally identifiable information belonging to members of the public. Therefore, I am pleased to announce that Arcus Global has achieved the coveted Cyber Essentials Plus certification to add to its growing list of accreditations and underpins the company’s commitment as a key supplier to the public sector.

Implementation Success

Amongst other things, the Covid world has accelerated the expectations of its citizens, who are now increasingly demanding a fast and seamless digital element to their public services. They need to be able to interact on their own terms, through any device in any location. More advanced local authorities like St Albans City & District Council are taking significant steps to deliver this experience to the community.