LookingLocal is an award-winning development organisation wholly owned by Kirklees Council that prides itself on engineering smart, digital solutions to help public organisations overcome their digital challenges. We design, build and manage mobile apps and web platforms that are tailored to fit your needs. We have the resources, expertise and experience to turn your vision into reality.


  • Our team is fanatical about crafting crisp, cutting-edge solutions and creating a seamless user experience that people love.
  • Our expertise stretches from iOS and Android through to integrating back-end databases, intuitive Content Management Systems and web-service connections.
  • Our consultative approach provides impartial, strategic advice that will enhance and grow your business. 


LookingLocal is owned and managed by Kirklees Council, on behalf of local government and partner organisations. This makes the procurement process straightforward for public bodies.

More than a decade of digital innovation

LookingLocal was born out of DigiTV in 2004 and was established as part of the national e-Government programme. It is the only e-Gov initiative that continues to go from strength to strength, adding to more than 130 content partners.