Manage consultations, analyse and report results

Multi-channel, web-based consultation platform

Digital consultation platform

Make it easy for citizens to engage - Encourage community engagement by offering your stakeholders and citizens an easy, digital way to contribute their thoughts, ideas and feedback.

A digital channel for your community to contribute - Conduct surveys, polls, discussion boards and forums and manage it all from one central platform that gives you visibility of all engagement activity.

Engage, learn and improve

Ongoing improvement - Learn from your stakeholders and provide a feedback loop on staff and citizen satisfaction linked to your Key Performance Indicators.

Social media engagement – Integrate your social media strategy and content within an engagement platform so that people can conduct surveys through social media channels such as Facebook and Twitter.

Transforming stakeholder engagement in Local Government

A portal to collect your community’s thoughts, ideas and feedback. Join more than 160 Councils using Objective Keystone

2 million public comments

2 million public comments

Growing daily as more and more users respond through the solution.

30,000 policy documents

30,000 policy documents

Consult with ease on formal document content.

30,000 consultation events

30,000 consultation events

Consult on documents, surveys, polls, multimedia, questionnaires and more.

1 million consultees

1 million consultees

Community of users growing daily engaging through the solution.

Minimise the impact of consultation on organisational resources

Multiple benefits all under one solution

Enterprise-wide consultation

A platform on which to build a co-ordinated, strategic approach to stakeholder consultation across your entire organisation.

Single consultation portal

In a single web-based portal, tailor response mechanisms to suit end-user requirements through polls, surveys, questionnaires, forum, discussion boards, interactive documents and bulletin boards.

Stakeholder management

Store and manage demographic information to profile, segment and report on consultees; communicate with more stakeholders via the web, Internet-ready kiosks, and mobile devices such as PDAs and mobile phones.


Report on all event-based consultation activities including geo-demographical analysis through integration with GIS systems.

Rich user experience

Stakeholders create and manage their own user profiles, selecting which topics are of interest to them, responding to consultation events in an interactive, intuitive way.

Community Library

Access, search, share and reuse thousands of items of consultation collateral generated by 6,000 other policy and engagement practitioners who also use Objective Stakeholder Management.

Why work with Objective?

Our products support local government business processes and are used by more than 250 local government organisations worldwide.

Our extensive local government project experience means all of our consultants have a thorough understanding of local council processes.

Our technology integrates with key applications used by councils and semi-proprietary systems. We have experience integrating with ERP and Financial systems, GIS and LIS systems, Human Resources and Payroll systems.

We're committed to local government. We will continue to develop, evolve and deliver solutions to the public sector and regulated industries.

Migration from legacy ECM or Document Management Systems is easy. We have experience assisting customers migrate from: Technology One ECM, Lotus Notes and Domino.doc, OpenText eDocs, Dataworks, HP TRIM and many more.