E-gov services available for the United Kingdom

Citizen Services

Categories*Does the implementation of this type exists?Website linkShort description
1. Income taxes: declaration, notification of assessment
YES
www.hmrc.gov.ukCitizen has an opportunity to declare as well as check the value of his previously paid taxes.
2. Job search services by labour offices
YES
www.gov.uk
jobseekers.direct.gov.uk
Existing infrastructure helps to find a job offer.
3. Social security benefits
YES
www.gov.uk
www.hmrc.gov.uk
www.studentfinance.direct.gov.uk
It is possible to apply for child benefits or student’s lown online.
4. Personal documents: passport and driver’s licence
YES
www.gov.ukCitizens can apply for the documents online.
5. Car registration (new, used, imported cars)
NO
www.gov.ukSite provides information and documents to download.
6. Application for building permission
YES
www.gov.uk
www.planningportal.gov.uk
Application forms are available online and can be sent directly into municipalities. The associated fee can be calculated, with an option to pay electronically in certain cases.
7. Declaration to the police (e.g. in case of theft)
YES
www.gov.uk
www.direct.gov.uk
Special application helps to find nearest police station.
8. Public libraries (availability of catalogues, search tools)
NO
NoneDoesn’t exist.
9. Certificates (birth and marriage): request and delivery
YES
www.gov.uk
(England and Wales)

www.gro-scotland.gov.uk
(Scotland)

www.groni.gov.uk

(Northern Ireland)
Certificates can be ordered online.
10. Enrolment in higher education/university
YES
www.ucas.comCentral system allows applicants to apply online for UK higher education courses.
11. Announcement of moving (change of address)
NO
NoneService is unnecessary, while it is not obligatory to inform authorities about the address change.
12. Health related services (interactive advice on the availability of services in different hospitals;
NO
NoneNo central system.

Corporate services

Categories*Does the implementation of this type exists?Website linkShort description
1. Social contributions for employee
YES
www.hmrc.gov.ukService is enabling employers to declare and to make payments for their employees electronically An EDI-based service is also available.
2. Corporate tax: declaration, notification
YES
www.hmrc.gov.ukCitizen has an opportunity to declare as well as check the value of his previously paid taxes.
3. VAT: declaration, notification
YES
www.companieshouse.gov.uk
4. Registration of a new company
YES
customs.hmrc.gov.ukIt is possible to register a company online.
5. Submission of data to statistical offices
NO
www.statistics.gov.ukPublished database only.
6. Customs declarations
YES
customs.hmrc.gov.uk
Declarations can be sent via internet service.
7. Environment-related permits (incl. reporting)
NO
www.environment-agency.gov.ukSite provides information and documents to download.
8. Public procurement
YES
ccs.cabinetoffice.gov.ukPrivate service with the Cabinet’s office authorization.