Membership Services & Fees 

The Local Offer serves to increase access to services for parents of children with SEND. It provides a digital platform designed around the needs of specialist & targeted services in education, health & social care. 

Subscription fees are correct at 1st January 2017.
Payment can be made via BACS, Instant Bank Transfer, Paypal or by Cheque.
Services can be live on the site within 48 hours of a completed registration and payment. (Registrations via Go-Cardless take slightly longer due to the payment processing time. Go Cardless will be removed from the site by 1st September 2017). 

Register here for all membership levels and simple registration. 

Simple Registration 

Display box containng key service information displayed on the Road Map of SEND Provision
Unique Provider Profile page showing your service offer and areas of specialism
Colour coded Google locator pin showing your service location based on post-code 
Social media sharing, via LinkedIn, Twitter & Facebook

Annual admin fee: £50 

Blue Level Membership

Display box containing key service information displayed on the Road Map of SEND Provision 
Unique Provider Profile page showing your service offer and areas of specialism
Colour coded Google locator pins showing your service location/s by post-code and/or local authority

Local Authority coverage in up to 4 Local Authorities in England 
Reciprocal web-site links to increase visitors to your site
Social media sharing, via LinkedIn, Twitter & Facebook

3 months trial subscription: £70 
1 year subscription: 
£250
2 year subscription: £450

Bronze Level Membership 

All of the above with the following additions
Local Authority coverage in up to 12 Local Authorities in England
Ability to update your Provider Profile page on a termly basis (3 x per year)

3 months trial subscription: £145 
1 year subscription: 
£525
2 year subscription: £950

Silver Level Membership

All of the above with the following additions
Local Authority coverage in up to 25 Local Authorities in England 
Provider promotions, event publicity and other support 
Submission of content through case-studies, resources & articles
Allocation of 2 hours consultancy support via telephone, skype or face to face meeting

3 months trial subscription: £195 
1 year subscription:
 £675
2 year subscription: £1,200

Gold Level Membership 

All of the above with the following additions
Local Authority coveage in up to 50 Local Authorities in England (or combination of regions) 
Ability to submit content, share new service offers or case studies on request
Allocation of 4 hours consultancy support via telephone, Skype or face to face meetings 
Pro-active social media promotions tailored around your needs 


1 year subscription: £895
2 year subscriptoin: £1,600

Platinum Level Membership 

All of the above with the following additions
Unlimited local authority coverage in up to 152 Local Authorities in England
Allocation of one full day of consultancy time (7 hours) to use as requested, including face to face meetings where appropriate  
Pro-active social media promotions, including regular tweets & sharing on LinkedIn. 
A bespoke approach to alerting each member to relevant news, events or new opportunities
Preferential rates, when available, and free offers, to specialist conferences & events 

1 year subscription: £1,150
2 year subscription: £2,050

Local Authority Coverage 

Provider Search Features allow visitors to search for SEN & Disability services by up to 6 search criteria, including by Local Authority. Specialist Providers with a presence in multiple local authorities will have greater opportunities to be noticed and found than those with a presence in a single local authority. This feature does not denote that the LA in question has listed the service in their own local offer, but does indicate that Specialist Provider's capacity to offer a service in that LA.  
Registering with The Local Offer indicates acceptance of the Terms & Conditions and Membership Fees. Payment can be made online via Go-Cardless, by Instant Bank Transfer or by BACs, cheque or by paypal.  

Please read Making the Most of Your Membership which gives hints and tips on how to make membership work for you, 

The Local Offer Logo is widely recognized by local authorities, schools, parents and with specialist providers. As a benefit of membership, The Local Offer logo will be sent to you in two file sizes for you to use on your own site, with active links to The Local Offer, and on all your publicity material 

The Local Offer social enterprise works hard to keep its content, membership services, e-newsletters and social media platforms up to date, providing timely and relevant information, advice and guidance (IAG) to parents and carers, schools & other education or health settings and specialist providers. We hope you will enjoy the benefits of being part of a growing network of cross-sector specialist & targeted provision working to raise expectations and change lives.  

Last update: 17 July 2017.