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Strategies and policies

6 March 2018

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All business conducted at Essex County Council must be in accordance with the Code of Governance. This is not a single document but a complete set of rules and regulations which together explain the way that we do things and why.

Essex vision and priorities

An outline of the commitments made by Essex County Council to the people of Essex.

Essex Organisation Strategy

This sets out the strategic aims and priorities for the organisation for the period 2017 - 21.

Essex Organisation Plan

This sets out our achievements for 2017-18 and our plans for 2018-19 and how we will pay for them.

Economic Plan for Essex

Find out more about the Economic Plan for the Essex.

Equality and diversity

Our commitment to equality, and information on Equality Impact Assessments. 

Risk Management Strategy 2017 - 2021

The Risk Management Strategy explains how we determine organisational risk and take actions to mitigate it.

The Publication Scheme

This document provides details to a range of information which we have a statutory obligation to publish.

The Code of Governance

An overview of the code, which details the way in which Essex County Council works.

Children and Young People’s Plan

An overview of how Essex County Council and partners are planning to improve outcomes for children, young people and families.