Policy paper

Social investment: a force for social change - UK strategy 2016

This strategy outlines how the government will continue to support and encourage the social investment sector in the UK.


The UK is widely recognised as the most advanced social investment market in the world.

This domestic strategy outlines how, over the next 5 years, the government will:

  • use social investment to transform public services
  • grow the social economy
  • strengthen the social investment marketplace