Capita has received a two-year contract from Buckinghamshire Council for offering a multi-channel cost answer known as Pay360 for integrating cost processes within the Buckinghamshire county in England.
The cost answer to be deployed is predicted to assist in simplifying the cost processes for Buckinghamshire’s residents and companies.
The contract is worth £150,000 and comes with an possibility to increase for an additional yr.
Based on Capita, its Pay360 answer will exchange the varied software program programs which are presently managing the council’s revenue with a single cloud-based platform.
Capita mentioned that its answer gives e-commerce and get in touch with centres with varied cost choices. Amongst these are publish workplace cost and auto-telephone cost decisions.
The corporate mentioned that the brand new cost decisions will assist the residents and companies in Buckinghamshire to conveniently make funds for council tax, planning charges, enterprise charges, and different companies.
The Pay360 cost system can also be anticipated to assist the compliance of Buckinghamshire Council to stick to the Fee Card Trade Knowledge Safety Normal (PCI DSS) wanted for credit score and debit card funds.
Capita Pay360 managing director Stephen Ferry mentioned: “This contract with Buckinghamshire Council is a transparent demonstration of our expertise and experience in delivering cost options to native authorities.
“We have a clear understanding of local authorities and have developed our software solutions to deliver exactly what they need.”
The software program from Capita has a characteristic known as ‘Income Management’ that’s mentioned to allow staff of the council to settle revenue for it seamlessly. The brand new cost answer can also be mentioned to supply complete stories in addition to permitting reformatting of information that may simply combine with back-office programs comparable to administrative features.
The Pay360 cost system will make reconciliation simpler between cost transactions and banking entries, claimed the corporate.
Moreover, Pay360’s cloud answer is alleged to assist safe house and distant working by letting staff regardless of the place they’re situated to take funds from clients.
Buckinghamshire Council finance operations head Clare Bradshaw mentioned: “We were looking for a cloud-based solution but also a partner who understood our needs as a unitary authority and Pay360 was the perfect fit. The new system will provide a single seamless payment system with a wide range of secure payment options for our residents.”