Sharing information appropriately and securely is a vital step to helping organisations work together and deliver better services to the public.

The following tools and resources will help you and your colleagues share the right information, at the right time, in the right way.

Information sharing journey toolkit 

The toolkit builds on pre-existing research conducted on behalf of the Department of Communities and Local Government, which described six stages of an ‘information sharing journey’ through which all multi-agency initiatives will pass. This journey is used to structure the toolkit.

Index of tools

This is the place to go to access a straightforward list of the information sharing tools and associated resources.

Case studies

These case studies provide an insight into the ways that local places have managed to resolve their issues, and successfully achieve safe and effective information sharing.