Policy paper

Public Health England Strategic Plan

This document sets out how PHE intends to achieve its aims over the next 4 years and outlines the key actions for the year ahead.

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This document has been superseded by the PHE Strategy 2020 to 2025.


[Withdrawn]: Strategic plan for the next four years: better outcomes by 2020

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The Public Health England (PHE) Strategic Plan sets out how the organisation intends to protect and improve the public’s health and reduce inequalities over the next 4 years. It also outlines actions PHE will take over the next year to achieve these aims and deliver its core functions.

It builds on the Department of Health’s Shared Delivery Plan, the NHS 5 Year Forward View, and From Evidence into Action. It confirms the role that PHE will continue to play in the health and care system, building on evidence, prioritising prevention and supporting local government and the NHS.

See also: PHE remit letter 2016 to 2017,

Published 13 April 2016