We use Egress as a secure method of sending emails containing any personal information that we need to share with you. Egress is free, easy to use, and allows you to receive and reply to our secure emails.
Registering and using Egress
You'll need to register with Egress so you can receive secure emails from us. You can do this by going to the Egress website and choosing either the 'New User?' or 'create it for free' links.
You can find out more about registering with Egress and opening secure emails in the video guide below.
When you receive a secure email from us, Egress will send you a link to the Egress portal. To view the email and any attachments just log in to the portal.
You can also reply to or compose a new secure email to any @barnsley.gov.uk email address.
Using Egress on smartphones and tablets
The Egress portal is accessible on any device with a web browser, so you can easily use secure email on Android and iOS (iPhone and iPad) smartphones and tablets.
There's also an Egress mobile app available to download from the app store on your device.