Plans and Policies

Here you will find all the major policy documents, including the Cabinet Forward Plan

Major policy documents for Suffolk County Council explaining what we do:

Our priorities: Suffolk County Council's mission statement and key priorities

Key Decision Forward Plan 

Environment Policy (PDF, 34Kb)

Budget Conversation briefing presentation (PPT, 438Kb)

Data Quality Policy (PDF, 160Kb)

Equalities narrative for Suffolk - "The Future" (Word, 41Kb)

Equalities & Inclusion Annual Report 2012-2013 (PDF, 1.25Mb)

Health and Safety Policy Statement (PDF, 114Kb)

Health, Safety and Wellbeing Annual Report 2013-2014 (PDF, 361Kb)

Health, Safety and Wellbeing Strategy 2013-2016 (PDF, 189Kb)

The standards we apply to our work:


Other policies and procedures

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What is in the section

Community Profiles

Links to key datasets held on the Suffolk Observatory, eg District Council profiles that provide useful demographical, social, and economic information.

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Equalities & Inclusion

Suffolk County Council is committed to bringing people and services together in Suffolk by providing services that are fair and accessible for everyone.

  1. Equalities & Inclusion: Our commitment to you
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Key Decision Forward Plan

Key Decision Document for Suffolk County Council

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Localism Act: Community Right to Challenge

Information on the Localism Act and the Community right to challenge

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Raising the Bar

We unite across Suffolk to enable every child to be the best they can be.

  1. About Raising the Bar
  2. Latest news
  3. Raising the Bar - Employers and Educators
  4. Raising the Bar - Funding
  5. Raising the Bar - Rising High in Suffolk
  6. Raising the Bar - School Improvement Strategy
  7. Raising the Bar - Suffolk Educational Awards 2014
  8. Raising the Bar - Suffolk Learning Partnership
  9. Raising the Bar - Valuing parents: Information standards for schools
  10. Raising the Bar - Videos
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What is the Joint Strategic Needs Assessments (JSNA)?

Joint Strategic Needs Assessments (JSNA) are local assessments of current and future health and social care needs.

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