Historic England Future Strategy
Championing Heritage - Improving Lives
Our Vision at Historic England is for a heritage that is valued, celebrated and shared by everyone. Our Future Strategy, which started in 2021, is about how we will make that Vision a reality.
To improve people’s lives by championing and protecting the historic environment.
A heritage that is valued, celebrated and shared by everyone. A historic environment that people connect with and learn from and that we are proud to pass on to future generations.
We share our love of the historic environment to inspire and energise people
We listen and learn, and pass on this knowledge to others
We work with partners and we work together to achieve great things
We communicate in a way that’s understandable, available and useful to everyone
We are accountable to the public and we always act with integrity
Our three Areas of Focus
Collaborating with people and partners to secure vibrant and sustainable futures for historic places.
Bringing communities together by discovering and celebrating local heritage, and by protecting the character of historic places.
Inspiring and equipping people to take action in support of the places they care about.
How our work will deliver real-world change to make a difference to people's lives.