We help citizens demand better

In over 40 countries worldwide, our web tools and apps are breaking down the barriers around governments — find out how we can help you.

Freedom of information

When a citizen wants information from their government, it should be as easy as sending an email. And with Alaveteli, it is.

Run your own Freedom of Information website

Better Cities

New technologies and open data bring amazing possibilities for citizens — and the authorities who serve them. We’ve already started.

See what our mapping and reporting tools can do for you


You shouldn’t need to be an expert to understand what your politicians are doing. Our tools make engagement easy.

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A timely new grant from the Hewlett Foundation


24th April 2017 by Mark Cridge

mySociety is funded in a variety of ways: our work is supported by the commercial services that we offer to councils and other organisations; by donations from individuals; and currently, in largest part, by grants from an array of philanthropic funders. We were delighted to receive news recently that the William & Flora Hewlett Foundation…

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TICTeC 2017

To Apr

Returning for its third year, our flagship research event The Impacts of Civic Technology (TICTeC 2017) will take place in Florence, Italy. Register and submit…