Since 2007 all applications for support to culture, sports and youth work in Tartu are submitted to the City Government and processed digitally in the information system SPOKU. The system is used with the secure ID card and is connected with the City Government’s document administration programme and the state information system X-road. Since 2010, participants in the lists confirm their participation through SPOKU.

SPOKU gives the actual number of participants in hobby groups and sports clubs for the City Government.Parents can confirm their child’s participation and preferences for the activities, activity clubs can submit applications for subsidy and submit activity reports, City Government has a great overview of subsidies and subsidizing is based on verified data. SPOKU can be used for the submission of applications in different fields.