Healthy Place Shaping


Healthy Place Shaping is about creating communities where it is easy to be healthy.  

Find out more about Healthy Place Shaping (HPS) in Oxfordshire

This webpage provides the guidance and intelligence to enable projects to meet local policy expectations, validation requirements and support the delivery of local health objectives. You will also find links and downloads for local indicators related to Healthy Place Shaping.

If you are planning to assess the health impact of a proposed development, please use the Oxfordshire HIA toolkit and data contained within the JSNA to understand the health and wellbeing needs of the local population to identify how a scheme might impact on local needs.  Such assessments will need to consider how any development will impact on and seek to reduce health inequalities, for further information please access the Oxfordshire Local Area Health Inequalities Dashboard.

Page last updated 13 October 2023.  If you need accessible versions of these documents or any other help finding data on Oxfordshire please email 

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