Policy paper

Defence Growth Partnership: strategic vision for the UK defence sector

How government and the UK defence industry will work together to meet the needs of customers around the globe.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government



This strategic vision sets out an ambitious programme of work that has been developed jointly between government and senior business leaders across the UK defence industry.

The objective is to have a truly competitive, sustainable, and globally successful UK defence sector that brings:

  • affordable solutions
  • leading edge capability
  • through life support for the UK armed forces and international customers
  • wider economic benefits to the UK
Published 14 July 2014