Local Authority

South Gloucestershire Council

Background of Organisation

A Unitary Local Authority providing the following services: Education, Social Services, Housing, Community Services, Direct Services, Planning Transportation and Strategic Environment.

Organisational Objectives

The council works in partnership with all people of South Gloucestershire to promote the highest sustainable quality of life and environment and deliver value for money and quality services.

Relevant Policies, Projects & Activities

The Council is responsible to delivering a Structure and a Local Plan and creating a Community Strategy. It is a member of various partnerships, which produce plans and implement actions relating to the estuary with regard to flooding, emergency planning, european designations and sustainable development and management.