Perth and Kinross Council Uses Textlocal’s Bulk SMS Software

Overview

The objective for the North Perth CLD partnership is to improve the speed, efficiency and flow of key messages to the community with communication methods being as environmentally friendly as possible.

Solution

Quick, easy, direct and “green” route to specific groups within the community via SMS.

Targeted alerts

Messages included information on health & safety, community safety, employment, career support, arts, cultural opportunities and learning opportunities.

Automated communications

Messages were sent immediately or could be scheduled to be sent at a specific time and date.

Result

  • Good feedback from partners
  • Good feedback from telephone surveys
  • Staff and resource time saved
  • “Quick and easy” sending messages to over 600 people in a few seconds

We were very pleased with the Textlocal service and the results we achieved. The service was quick, efficient and easy to use.

—Suzie Burt, Perth & Kinross Council

  • The service was quick, efficient and easy to use