Aberdeenshire Council Plan 2017 – 2022

In November 2017 Aberdeenshire Council agreed the council plan. This gives strategic direction to the wider council and will be used to inform decision making in the coming years. The plan is laid out in full below, all centred around the 11 priorities. 


Foreword and commitment

Foreword from leader of the council and chief executive's commitment.


Strategic focus

View details about the strategic focus to improve outcomes for our communities.



Find out more about the region, services and communities.


Our priorities

View council's 11 priorities supported by the extensive community engagement.


Our daily business

Find out what the council's daily business involves.


Financial planning

Find out more about council's medium term financial planning.

Measures of success

Progress towards delivering the strategic priorities will be monitored within the council’s performance management and reporting framework and council’s Scheme of Governance.

On an annual basis, we will publicly report to ensure all of Aberdeenshire has the opportunity to understand how we are performing.