Reduce Taxpayer Burden

Reduce taxpayer burden

Enjoy first-rate functionality and rapid implementation, at a significantly lower cost of ownership than our competitors can offer.

Serve citizens better

Satisfy citizen service requests with connected, intuitive, mobile technologies and powerful, analytic reporting tools.

Empower employees

Enable employees to focus on more complex tasks, deliver greater value and improve job satisfaction with automation and self-service tools.

Trust data security

Provide transparency without risking data security with Cloud Your Way: public, private or on premise, at a price you can afford.

You make the rules for your Enterprise Software

Unit4 Business World delivers unrivaled value to public sector organizations, without compromise.

It’s an enterprise solution purpose-built for people-centric organizations. High-performance back-office capabilities include core financials, budgeting, procurement, HR and payroll, with tools that empower your people to work their way, instead of constraining them. Streamline back-office functions to focus resources on quality front-office service to your constituents and stakeholders. The flexibility inherent in our solutions translates into easier, faster resolution of change for you – from reorganization and shared services deployment to outsourcing and expanding scopes of responsibility.

Learn how your organization can benefit from flexible, scalable enterprise software that provide the best value available. When you make the rules, you win.

ERP for Public Sector

What if you could get more from your software... and save money for other projects?

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Unit4 Business World On! provides more than just a solid foundation of back-office processes. It can help your people, throughout your organization, work more efficiently with intuitive tools such as self-driven expense claims and engaging collaboration on projects.

Business World On! provides end-to-end smart functionality, with significantly lower implementation and maintenance costs than traditional ERP solutions. Business World On! will integrate with your existing software to preserve total data integrity; and with every taxpayer dollar you save on IT solutions, more resources can be directed towards satisfying growing citizen service demands.


Unit4 provides software solutions to more than 1,500 public sector customers worldwide, including central government offices, local governments, housing authorities, healthcare providers and law enforcement.

  • “By giving us back so much time, Unit4 Business World helps us focus on our mission of providing quality affordable housing opportunities for those in need in our communities.”

    - Craig Violante, Finance Director

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  • "Unit4 Business World is easier to use and more intuitive. Staff are being innovative and looking at the best use of the product... It provides the opportunity to review internal processes, improve overall efficiency and effectiveness, and enable staff to use the technology available to them."

    - Heather Paul, Corporate Services & IT

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  • "When you add all the savings up, we're talking about collectively saving what amounts to hundreds of thousands of dollars, and supporting growth needs using resources once spent elsewhere."

    - Bev Burnette, Manager, Financial Business Support and Accounts Payable

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  • “The Unit4 solution is designed to support the city and affords us the power to quickly and easily adjust to new circumstances as they arise.”

    - Robin Wishart, Director of Corporate Support

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Reporting for Public Sector

What if you could use the same set of tools to report on the progress of your organization and make improvements?

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Unit4 Business World On! helps you streamline processes internally and provides visibility on your success, with accurate, responsive reports that you can customize with the KPIs you need to account for. Our analytics tools provide real-time insight across all departments and projects, providing IFRS- and GAAP-compliant budget analyses to trace financial performance. Measure your success with regular and ad-hoc reporting functionality. It’s never been easier to tell the real story of your business with accurate data, whether for internal meetings or to fulfil financial reporting requirements.

Designed for people

Unit4 Business World stands out among ERP options for public sector organizations.

Our inherently flexible applications are built with the public sector specifically in mind – for change, reorganization, in- or out-sourcing, new functional areas, new responsibilities and shared services, without costly and time-consuming systems changes. Intuitive tools help you do more with fewer resources, and liberate your staff for higher-value tasks.

Adapt to changing conditions faster, more cost-effectively and without disruption. Deploy a complete set of enterprise tools on-premises or in the cloud, accessible in the office or via mobile devices, to cost-effectively modernize your agency’s digital strategy. Software that works the way your people work is the ultimate partner for modern public sector organizations.

ERP for Public Sector
Higher-value productivity for public sector

Liberate your people for higher-value productivity

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Your people have to meet ever-mounting citizen expectations, and there’s no time to be distracted by low-value, repetitive administrative tasks. Software tools should make back-office functions and routine administrative tasks easier so that your organization can focus on higher-value services. Unit4 Business World On! is the self-driving ERP that frees up your people’s time and brainpower for front-line services that deliver on public demands. And when regulations change, or your core functions evolve, your business software is ready to grow and adapt to meet tomorrow’s priorities.

Core benefits

See how our solutions can serve your agency or department with tools designed to support your needs in the public sector.


Cloud at your Speed

Enabling your team to fully control your move to the Cloud securely - at the speed you require.

  • Flexible: you choose if and when to transition your solutions to the Cloud, with minimal effort.
  • Standardized: Easy to implement and use, with low implementation costs, and vastly reducing the time to value. 
  • Ready to use: Access your software anywhere, anytime, with any device without delay.
  • Business continuity: Continually benefit from the latest innovations with our Cloud options - without extra configuration or extensive testing.

With Cloud at your Speed, you have full control of what goes on the Cloud, and when it gets there.