Launching Falkirk’s new Economic Strategy for the next ten years, with the key priorities identified as Growing Falkirk’s Economy, Investment and Inclusion was at the top of the agenda at this year’s Business Briefing event held in May.

The Economic Strategy has been developed following consultation with the business community and a wide range of stakeholders across the Council and public sector partners. The key aims of the strategy were explained as being to bring new growth opportunities to the area, to deliver a dynamic and competitive local economy and one which works for all the people of Falkirk.  

The area is changing and the new strategy reflects the area's past and all of our shared ambitions for the future.

Falkirk's Economic Strategy 2015-2025 (PDF file, 1.5 MB)

The new Economic Strategy for Falkirk looks ahead 10 years focussing on 3 key areas:

  • Growth    
  • Investment, and
  • Inclusion

This strategy will be a roadmap for the next 10 years. It will help us measure progress and it will provide the tools to help achieve the growth in businesses, jobs and prosperity required to meet the aspirations of the local community.

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