Delivering programmes and projects and work in partnership with public and private sector
The Economy Group has a significant role to play in the delivery of the County Plan, especially around the Council’s main priorities of looking after vulnerable people, reducing inequalities, increasing access to employment and skills, boosting the economy and creating jobs and wealth in whatever ways we can.
We commission outside agencies to deliver programmes and projects, as well as working in partnership with public and private sector bodies to achieve our aims.
We are taking the lead on a number of flagship projects including
If you have any questions about these projects and services, please contact us.
We collate and analyse economic evidence to inform policy decisions across the county. Our main publication is the Somerset Economic Assessment, which provides an economic assessment of the area and identifies key trends.
We also produce Economic Factsheets on a range of topics, which are updated quarterly or annually, and an Economic Dashboard which shows the key economic indicators for Somerset.
If you have any questions regarding economic statistics for Somerset, please email us
Connecting Devon and Somerset
Local Action for Rural Communities
Regional Growth Fund Bid Summary
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