Larger whatsapp group for your city
LocalToms is an online community app for your City/Neighborhood

Consider it as a larger whatsapp group for your local neighborhood/city/town. But it comes with it’s own advantages like:

  • Your mobile number is not revealed anywhere( Login with your google,FB,twitter or email)
  • No need to clear the messages from your phone as all the content is stored online.
  • Customize your notifications
  • Private messaging

Ask,Discuss,share with your community
Ask,discuss, share and engage with your community

Be it sharing local news, events,recommendations or anything relevant to your local community. These are a few possibilities:

  • Ask or provide recommendations for a local restaurant,doctor,lawyer in the locality.
  • Share news of a local event that you are organizing- yoga classes,comedy night,etc.
  • If you are a local small business why not spread the word on special offers/discounts.
  • If you are a school, resident’s association or any other type of organization, then why not share the news of any recent events that can be shared with the larger local community.
  • Use it for citizen activism/journalism.

Find people with similar interests in your city/town

Join any of the closed/open groups such as book clubs, sports or fan clubs in your local city/town.

The app detects your location and shows content relevant to your neighborhood,city or town. You can find a list of all the locations here: If you don’t find your city,town or neighborhood, mail us on

Localtoms app is available for download as android or ios app. But, if you wish to use a webapp, browse to

No. You can read all the content without logging in. But, to post,reply,comment or participate in the discussions, you will have to login using either google,facebook,twitter or email.

No. It uses your current location to load relevant content and the location information is saved for a definite period. After expiry of this duration, the location is detected and saved again when you use the app.

The mobile app is very light weight and requires just 2MB of space.

It is absolutely free.

Yes. It is absolutely free of cost. Most of the seasonal offers, events are deleted after a certain period of time.

Yes. You can read the Terms of Service, Privacy policy and Cookie Policy for more details.