Policy and Strategy

The goal of the Central Policy Unit is to contribute to the delivery of better policy-making and improve the economic and social well-being of Bermuda.

What do they do?

The main responsibilities of the Central Policy Unit are:

  • To improve the co-ordination of policy across Ministries to deliver the Government’s platform objectives more effectively; 

  • To assist Ministries to gain a long-term, strategic view of challenges in their policy areas;

  • To identify key cross-cutting policy challenges for Bermuda and ensure that these are addressed;

  • To undertake and oversee projects to determine policy responses to cross-cutting issues; 

  • To develop a network of Policy Analysts in Ministries to facilitate joined-up policy-making and to help bring on new talent; 

  • To draw on international best practice in policy co-ordination and strategic planning; 

  • To encourage innovation and creativity in policy making and service delivery.