A strong and inclusive economy

A productive, innovative, sustainable and fair economy, where businesses thrive through nurturing talent from all communities and provide good jobs with fair pay, conditions and progression.


  • Grow economic success in all of our communities through an intensive package of employment, skills, training, and job readiness support, with a focus on people, groups and localities that are underrepresented in the labour market.
  • Drive innovation and boosting productivity to make all business sectors resilient and sustainable, with a particular emphasis upon growth opportunities in health/life sciences, and clean growth sectors.
  • Make Liverpool a leading business and investment location, and developing commercial partnerships with ethical investors and businesses that share our commitment to inclusive growth.
  • Attract and growing businesses, including community and social enterprises, providing and enabling business support, and working with employers to promote fair employment and sustainable, purpose-driven business practices.
  • Increase the number of quality jobs within the city and the wider travel to work area.
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Improving outcomes across six aims