Policies, plans and strategies

Policies, plans and strategies

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Corporate Strategy

Sets out the key priorities for the council, the principles that inform everything we do, and the things we must do by law.

Arts and culture

The role of arts and culture in the city

Devolution and The West of England Combined Authority

Find out what the devolution deal is and register to have your say on it.

Energy and environment

How we're improving the local environment and helping to protect it for the future, including Green Capital

Equality, diversity and cohesion policies

How we meet the needs of Bristol's diverse communities.

Bristol Library Strategy

The aims and goals of the Bristol library service from 2020 to 2024.

Food and catering: buying standards and commitments

Information on the buying standards and commitments for food and catering in the public sector.

Bristol Global City

Our international strategy, our global ambitions, and how we’re planning to achieve them

Housing schemes, policies and plans

Policies, procedures and information on the housing department

Parking policies and reports

Information on our parking in the city centre, including our annual parking reports

Bristol Transport Strategy

Information about the Bristol Transport Strategy.

Plans and policy for children in or leaving care

Our corporate parenting policy, and our plans and strategy for the care of children and young people.

Bristol Resilience Strategy

The Bristol Resilience Strategy provides a framework for action to protect the city against potential shocks and stresses it may encounter in the future.

Keeping Bristol Safe

What is the Safer Bristol Partnership and who are its members.

Social care and health plans and policies

Policies for social care and health including the care act, Bristol safeguarding and the carers strategy

Bristol's Statement of Gambling Policy

To prevent gambling from being a source of crime and disorder, to enable it to be conducted in a fair and open way and to protect children and other vulnerable people.

South Bristol Sustainable Urban Development strategy

Targeting socio-economic deprivation and land development opportunities in the South Bristol Regeneration Area.

Managing Unauthorised Encampments policy

Sets out the procedures to be adopted by Bristol City Council and Avon and Somerset Police.

Companies owned by the council

What companies the council owns and what they do.

Bus service operator's grant report

The results of the Bus Service Operators’ Grant annual outputs report 2018.

Information Technology (IT) Strategy

Delivering digital services that our users and citizens expect and deserve.

Electronic Communications Direction

The legislation that allows the use of electronic communications for claims and changes of circumstances.

Social media policy

How we use social media for council services and campaigns.

Streetworks Permit Scheme policy

The information and legislation for utility companies to follow for the Streetworks Permit Scheme

Refugee, Asylum Seeker and Inclusion Strategy

This strategy helps us be a City of Sanctuary that provides welcome and safety for all.

Connecting Bristol strategy

Information about our smart city strategy

Bristol is Open

Bristol is Open is a research and development network delivering technologies that contribute to the development of a smart city.

Corporate Property Strategy

A high-level framework for managing the councils property assets to ensure they are used in the most efficient and effective way

We Are Bristol History Commission

What is the We Are Bristol History Commission, background and members

Project Truth report

Information about the Project T.R.U.T.H report.