Productivity Experts case studies

Browse through our case studies for different examples of our Productivity Experts Programme

Digital Connectivity

Encouraging channel shift through digital take up
Allerdale Borough Council | 2019

Cornwall Council: creating Digital Cornwall
Cornwall Council | 2019

Our Digital Council
Newcastle under Lyme Borough Council | 2018


Excellence in Governance and Scrunity
West Midlands Combined Authority | 2018

Council looks to local authority partnerships to deliver improvements and reduce spend
Teignbridge District Council | 2015

Systems thinking methodology to improve services and reduce cost
Wyre Forest District Council | 2015

Economic Growth

Grow North Devon
North Devon Council | 2019

A new joint approach to regeneration and economic growth
Eastbourne Borough Council and Lewes District Council | 2018

Investing in Stockport
Stockport Council | 2015

Inward investment evaluation and development
Cornwall Council | 2015

Creating an economic growth programme
Weymouth and Portland Borough Council and West Dorset District Council | 2014

Social Care, health and integration

Adult Social Care front door
Lambeth Council | 2019

Risks and value of the care home market
Torbay Council | 2019

Learning disabilities
Gloucestershire County Council | 2015

Children and young people

Review of children's services in the borough
South Tyneside Council  | 2019

Locality working model 
Chesire East Council | 2019

Reviewing of placements team
London Borough of Croydon | 2019

Early Help review
Bristol City Council | 2018

Culture, tourism, leisure and sport

Maximising a Council's soft assets in a leisure context
Chelmsford Council | 2019

Review of leisure provision
Boston Borough Council | 2019

Commercial opportunities in leisure and tourism
East Riding of Yorkshire Council | 2019

Tullie House Muesum - future sustainability
Carlisle City Council | 2018

A review of Pendle Leisure Trust
Pendle Borough Council | 2018

Housing and planning

Planning and enforcement productivity
Mid Devon District Councils | 2018

Applying Behavioural Insights to encourage early payment of rent arrears
Brent Council | 2019

Environment and waste

Review of the structure, organisation and functions of the waste management team
Wealden District Council | 2020

Waste and Zones Service Review
Colchester Borough Council | 2019

Reviewing household and trade waste collection
North Lincolnshire Council | 2018

Using behavioural insights to reduce demand
Rother District Council | 2018

Modernising the joint venture model
Greath Yarmouth Council | 2018

Waste management services offer council opportunity for service improvements and savings
Craven District Council | 2015


Fees and charges review: community protection, transport and environment
Surrey County Council | 2019


Implementing an external funding strategy
Warwick District Council | 2019

Introducing a sustainable commercial approach to transformation
Lichfield Council | 2019

Community Link income generation potential
Horsham District Council | 2019

Mendip District Council | 2019

Property Investment portfolio and energy project: income and efficiency opportunities
Rother District Council | 2018

Towards the enterprise authority
Taunton Deane and West Somerset Councils | 2018

Income Generation and Enterprise Plan
Epsom and Ewell Borough Council | 2018

Commercialisation of Economic Regeneration
Derby City Council | 2018

Melton Borough Council | 2018

A more commercially aware council
Rugby Borough Council | 2018

Commersialisation stategy
Harrow Council | 2017

Developing commercial skills, capability and knowledge
Dorset Councils Partnership | 2017

Coping with worst cuts to funding since 1945
Aylesbury Vale District Council | 2015

Income generation group narrows council's funding gap
South Staffordshire District Council | 2015 

Council looks to increase income through commercial opportunities
East Northamptonshire Council | 2015

Building a commercial approach
Aylesbury Vale District Council | 2013

Licensing, regulations and trading standards

The Greater Manchester Regulatory Centre of Excellence
Greater Manchester local authorities and Greater Manchester Fire & Rescue Service | 2020

Regulator hub potential
West Sussex County Council | 2019

Sustainable regulatory model
Cornwall Council | 2018

Options review for increased trading capacity
Bromsgrove District Council and Redditch District Council | 2018

Commissioning and Procurement

EasyBuy Project: Spend Dashboards
London Borough of Croydon | 2020

Testing the savings around contract compliance and negotiation
Sefton Council | 2019

Procurement and contract management support
Copeland Borough Council | 2019

System harmonisation and effective contract management
South Staffordshire Council | 2018

Procurement at South Kesteven Council

Pendle's new commissioning and procurement strategy 

Contract negotiation expert aims to cut council's contract costs by £1million
Allerdale Borough Council | 2015