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Government Digital Strategy: reports and research

Research and reports relating to the Government Digital Strategy.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

The Government Digital Strategy sets out how government will redesign its digital services to make them so straightforward and convenient that all those who can use them prefer to do so. This strategy:

The strategy also describes how delivering services digitally will result in savings of £1.7 to £1.8 billion each year, and commits government to 16 actions.

The Government Digital Strategy

  1. Government Digital Strategy

Background documents

  1. Digital Landscape Research
  2. Digital Efficiency Report

Helping people who aren't online

What the government’s approach is on assisted digital and digital inclusion.

  1. Government Digital Inclusion Strategy
  2. Government approach to assisted digital

Progress reports

Progress with the Government Digital Strategy is reported every quarter.

  1. Government Digital Strategy: quarterly progress report March 2015
  2. Government Digital Strategy: quarterly progress report December 2014
  3. Government Digital Strategy: quarterly progress report October 2014
  4. Government Digital Strategy: quarterly progress report July 2014
  5. Government Digital Strategy: quarterly progress report April 2014
  6. Government Digital Strategy: quarterly progress report December 2013
  7. Government Digital Strategy: quarterly progress report October 2013
  8. Government Digital Strategy: quarterly progress report July 2013
  9. Government Digital Strategy: quarterly progress report April 2013
  10. Government Digital Strategy: annual report 2014
  11. Government Digital Strategy: annual report 2013

What government is doing on each action

What departments are doing towards the Government Digital Strategy action by action.

  1. Government Digital Strategy: action 1 - digital leadership
  2. Government Digital Strategy: action 2 - service managers
  3. Government Digital Strategy: action 3 - departmental digital capability
  4. Government Digital Strategy: action 4 - digital capability support across government
  5. Government Digital Strategy: action 5 - redesigning services
  6. Government Digital Strategy: action 6 - digital by default service standard
  7. Government Digital Strategy: action 7 - GOV.UK
  8. Government Digital Strategy: action 8 - increasing digital take-up
  9. Government Digital Strategy: action 9 - assisted digital
  10. Government Digital Strategy: action 10 - improve tendering processes
  11. Government Digital Strategy: action 11 - common technology platforms
  12. Government Digital Strategy: action 12 - removing legislative barriers
  13. Government Digital Strategy: action 13 - consistent management information
  14. Government Digital Strategy: action 14 - digital and policymaking
  15. Government Digital Strategy: action 15 - digital inclusion
  16. Government Digital Strategy: action 16 - opening up government data and transactions

What departments are doing

What each department is doing towards the Government Digital Strategy. The Department for Communities and Local Government did not publish a digital strategy.

  1. Attorney General's Office: Government Digital Strategy actions
  2. Cabinet Office: Government Digital Strategy actions
  3. Business, Innovation and Skills: Government Digital Strategy actions
  4. Department for Culture, Media and Sport: Government Digital Strategy actions
  5. Department for Education: Government Digital Strategy actions
  6. Department for Energy and Climate Change: Government Digital Strategy actions
  7. Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs: Government Digital Strategy actions
  8. Department of Health: Government Digital Strategy actions
  9. Department for International Development: Government Digital Strategy actions
  10. Department for Transport: Government Digital Strategy actions
  11. Department for Work and Pensions: Government Digital Strategy actions
  12. Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Government Digital Strategy actions
  13. HM Revenue and Customs: Government Digital Strategy actions
  14. HM Treasury: Government Digital Strategy actions
  15. Home Office: Government Digital Strategy actions
  16. Ministry of Defence: Government Digital Strategy actions
  17. Ministry of Justice: Government Digital Strategy actions

Departmental digital strategies

Reports from each central government department describing how they will carry out the Government Digital Strategy. The Department for Communities and Local Government did not publish a digital strategy.

  1. Law Officers' Departments - Digital Strategy
  2. BIS digital strategy
  3. Cabinet Office digital strategy
  4. DCMS Digital Strategy
  5. DECC Departmental Digital Strategy
  6. Digital in defence
  7. Department for Education departmental digital strategy
  8. Defra digital strategy 2012
  9. Digital strategy: Leading the Culture Change in Health and Care
  10. Department for International Development Digital Strategy 2012 to 2015
  11. Home Office digital strategy
  12. Department for Transport digital strategy
  13. DWP Digital Strategy
  14. HMRC digital strategy
  15. HM Treasury digital strategy
  16. Ministry of Justice Digital Strategy
  17. The FCO Digital Strategy

Government Digital Strategy case studies

These illustrate some of the actions within the Government Digital Strategy.

  1. Case study on action 1: active board-level leadership
  2. Case study on action 2: redesigning services
  3. Case study on action 3: in-house digital capability
  4. Case study on action 4: digital capability across departments
  5. Case study on action 6: encouraging third parties to develop services on top of our APIs
  6. Background on action 9: a cross-government approach to assisted digital
  7. Case study on Action 10: offering leaner and more lightweight tendering
  8. Case study on action 11: build government as a platform
  9. Case study on action 13: management information
  10. Case study on action 14: using digital tools to engage the public
  11. Background on action 15: Why digital inclusion matters
Published 4 December 2013
Last updated 27 March 2015 + show all updates
  1. March 2015 quarterly progress report has been added.
  2. Added HMRC digital strategy: 2014
  3. First published.