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Helping Public Sector harness open source with confidence

SilverStripe lets people engage with public sector services easily, efficiently, and at any time.


Public Sectors using SilverStripe

SilverStripe is the top choice for councils in New Zealand as many free open source modules are already available to extend the SilverStripe CMS to suit your own council's website. The flexible SilverStripe Framework connects to third parties to enable online payment of rates, infringements, consents.

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Christchurch City Council


The intuitive SilverStripe Content Management System (CMS) is a great choice for sites that need self-sufficient management by teams. SilverStripe CMS lets content editors get to speed quickly with little training.

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New Zealand Transport Agency


Used by both district health boards and healthcare providers, SilverStripe provides a flexible platform for a wide range of services related to the health sector.

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SytmOne NHS UK User Group


Tertiary education sites often have large content requirements to showcase their course offering to prospective students. SilverStripe CMS enables this to be handled easily with minimal training.

"Over the past 15 years, I have used numerous Content Management Systems and I believe the SilverStripe CMS is easily the best in field. It has a really clever and incredibly easy-to-use interface and will result in administrative time savings of about 60-70 percent.” Kerry Sunderland

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Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology


One of the pillars of open and transparent government is open government data and information. SilverStripe enables data and catalogues of open data to be shared with other agencies and the public. Opening up this information for access and re-use has considerable and widespread benefits to government, industry and the public.

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New Zealand Government Data


With an intuitive CMS and a flexible framework, a fully functioning Intranet can be built on SilverStripe in a short amount of time. Free open source modules are available to integrate into an Intranet and your web teams can leverage their knowledge on SilverStripe software to speed up the development process.

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Ministry of Education Intranet

Ministry of Education

SilverStripe Platform offered through G-Cloud Digital Marketplace

Acceptance into G-Cloud recognises that services are fully EU compliant, saving public sector agencies time and money conducting their own procurement exercises. Suppliers are carefully evaluated during the tender process and pre-agreed terms and conditions offer sound contractual safeguards. You can harness open source and cloud with confidence.

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SilverStripe Content Management System

  • Open source - No licensing fees!
  • Intuitive interface to easily create, edit and publish content
  • Get up to speed quickly with minimal training
  • Responsive templates across all devices
  • Logical drag-and-drop site tree to manage information architecture
  • Embed, upload images and files in page content
  • Create permission groups and roles to ensure security
  • Support content in multiple languages
  • Search engine friendly content
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Commercially Supported Modules

Supported by an active open source community, SilverStripe modules extend SilverStripe CMS, providing additional functionality such as blogging, user customisable forms, content scheduling, and lots more. SilverStripe Supported Modules are commercially supported by SilverStripe Limited, and have a dedicated team of developers actively maintaining them.

SilverStripe Platform

  • Tailored for SilverStripe open source CMS
  • Lower the burden on your own IT team
  • Expert support and incident management around the clock 24/7
  • Reliable, secure and high performance AWS cloud hosting
  • Eliminate traffic worries with elastic auto-scaling and redundancy
  • Security monitoring and proactive patching
  • Robust user access management for added security
  • Continuous delivery pipeline for fast, low-risk deployments
  • Testing environments mirror production to reduce errors reaching live site
  • All deployments logged and automatic backups are taken daily

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Latest Updates

Product development & collaboration across public and private sectors

Posted in Agile, Company

Tagged agile, company, CWP

Benn Crawford

by Benn Crawford

Posted 7 March 2018

The public and private sectors operate very differently across a number of processes. In light of the recent Digital Nations conference, here are the key differences that Benn Crawford has noticed from working in both areas.


Driving government digital innovation across the ditch

The recent Driving Digital event in Canberra presented a great opportunity to get involved with other New Zealand tech companies and hear from the CDOs in the Australian federal government. SilverStripe attended this event and outlined some key insights about the future of New Zealand tech in Australia.


Don’t reinvent the block

After extensive user research and feedback, a commercially supported SilverStripe module for content blocks is on its way. SilverStripe Principal Designer, Paul Clarke, talks us through what to expect. 


How can we help?

Contact details

Contact details

New Zealand

Tanya Price
Channel Relationship Manager 
[email protected]
0272 999 495
04 978 7347


Tanya Price
Channel Relationship Manager 
[email protected]
0272 999 495
04 978 7347

Other regions

Antony Dixon
SilverStripe Head of Sales 
(based in New Zealand)
[email protected]

+64 4 978 7340