About the Council

Hampshire County Council is responsible for a wide range of services across the whole county

The County Council’s role is to act strategically and implement policy as determined by Cabinet. This means delivering services to the people of Hampshire (and sometimes beyond) in an open and cost-effective way. The Council acts in the best interests of Hampshire and its residents.

Vision for Hampshire 2050

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The Inquiry will consider evidence and key issues to make suggestions on a Vision for Hampshire 2050. This will guide and contribute to the future prosperity, quality of life, and protection and enhancement of the character and environment of Hampshire.

Find out how to submit your evidence and views

  • teaching
  • 137,000
  • pupils
  • serving more than
  • 1.3 million
  • residents in Hampshire
  • managing a
  • £1.9 billion
  • budget for 2017/18