Strategic Plan

2019 - 2022 Strategic Plan

The City of Victoria is making meaningful investments in liveable neighbourhoods, affordable housing and safer streets to improve the quality of life for residents, in Council’s new four-year Strategic Plan.

Comprehensive input from City staff and the community informed the 2019 - 2022 Strategic Plan that was adopted by City Council on Thursday, March 14, 2019.

View the 2019 - 2022 Strategic Plan

For highlights from the 2019 - 2022 Strategic Plan, click here.

Strategic Objectives

The 2019 - 2022 Strategic Plan's eight objectives and associated actions will guide the City's work over the next four years.

  1. Good Governance and Civic Engagement
  2. Reconciliation and Indigenous Relations
  3. Affordable Housing
  4. Prosperity and Economic Inclusion
  5. Health, Well-Being and a Welcoming City
  6. Climate Leadership and Environmental Stewardship
  7. Sustainable Transportation
  8. Strong, Liveable Neighbourhoods

Goal Statement

Council has endorsed the following goal statement for the four-year Strategic Plan:

“By 2022, Victoria will be a bold, thriving, inclusive and happy city that people love. We will be known globally for our climate leadership practices, multi-modal transportation options, innovative approaches to affordable housing, and for meaningful reconciliation with the Songhees and Esquimalt Nations on whose homelands our city was built.”

Engagement Summit

Thank you to everyone who was able to give us the day to participate in the Strategic Plan Engagement Summit on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at the Victoria Conference Centre. It was an amazing day of dialogue, input and community building.

Council considered all public input received on the draft Strategic Plan at the Engagement Summit, by way of email, and an online survey. 

View the Engagement Summary.