Policy paper

Healthy Lives, Healthy People: our strategy for public health in England

Consultation on public health.


This white paper sets out the government’s long-term vision for the future of public health in England. The aim is to create a ‘wellness’ service (Public Health England) and to strengthen both national and local leadership.

Consultation questions about the new public health service - Public Health England - and the overall changes to the public health system are included in chapter 4. The questions are summarised in chapter 5.