Key strategies, plans and policies

Our strategies, plans and policies shape the way we deliver and improve services.

The Southampton City Council Strategy (2016-2020) is a key document and sets out the four key outcomes that make up our vision.

Southampton has strong and sustainable economic growth Children and young people get a good start in life People in Southampton live safe, healthy, independent lives Southampton is an attractive modern city, where people are proud to live and work


The Southampton City Strategy (2015-2025) is a partnership strategy which sets out the vision for the whole city: 'Southampton a city of opportunity where everyone thrives'.


Other key council strategies

Council and City Strategies are supported by a range of strategies, policies and plans. The key strategies are:

Strategies and plans currently not online will be made available as soon as possible.

*For an accessible version of this document, please contact strategy.unit@southampton.gov.uk.