The simple tool for running online public consultations:

  • Strategic planning (regional & local plans)
  • Planning applications
  • Design and Masterplanning
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How it works

  • A user sees a social media post

    Inviting them to have their say on local projects
  • They share their thoughts and ideas

    On a Commonplace map or in design feedback
  • Feedback is processed into clear priorities

    Automatically sorted into approval rating, topics and free-text
  • Presented in real-time reports and dashboards

    Delivering insights for better decision making
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How it works

A user sees a social media post

Inviting them to have their say on local projects

Step 1

They share their thoughts and ideas

On a Commonplace map or in design feedback

Step 2

Feedback is processed into clear priorities

Automatically sorted into approval rating, topics and free-text

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Presented in real-time reports and dashboards

Delivering insights for better decision making

Report view-desktop

Effective throughout the Planning Process

Early Engagement

Early Engagement

Pre Application Consultation

Pre Application Consultation

Planning Submission

Planning Submission

Planning Approval

Planning Approval

Post Planning

Post Planning

Design view

Build empathy and trust with the local community

Giving communities a tool to help air their voices, views and visions builds collaboration. Share plans and designs openly, and actively seek feedback to gain trust and buy-in from local people.

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Reach the 'silent majority'

Commonplace helps you reach audiences beyond the town hall. Our online engagement platform allows you to appreciate the views of younger and more diverse members of the community and engage in a constructive conversation.

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Make decisions based on insights

Build a robust data set for your statement of community involvement (SCI) and demonstrate clearly how you are listening to local residents. De-risk the consultation process and create more user-friendly spaces. 

All the features you need and more

Branding

Custom Branding

Personalise your project sites with your own visual identity.

Data Security

Data Security

We're GDPR compliant and dedicated to keeping your data safe.

Responsive

Responsive Design

All project sites are easily viewed across mobile and tablet devices.

Engagement Experts

Engagement Experts

Our customer success team will help you reach your audience.

Accessibility

AA Accessibility

Everyone should have a say. This site is fully accessible for all.

Social Media Integration

Social Media Integration

Our platform is designed for sharing. Post content at the touch of a button.

Support

Dedicated Support

Our support team works around the clock to help with end-user or customer queries.

Webinars

Offline Engagement

Collect feedback at live events using a tablet or uploadable paper forms, with our Survey mode.

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