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Greening Government Commitments

Actions UK government departments and their agencies will take to reduce their impacts on the environment.

The Greening Government Commitments set out the actions UK government departments and their agencies will take to reduce their impacts on the environment.

Commitments for 2016 to 2020

Actions UK government departments and their agencies will take to reduce their impacts on the environment in the period 2016 to 2020.

Annual reports

Individual departments are required to publish their own sustainability reports either as part of their annual report, or as separate reports.

We publish information separately about greening government information and communications technology (ICT).

Commitments for 2011 to 2015

The Greening Government Commitments for 2011 to 2015 - from the previous administration - have been retained for reference.

  1. Greening Government Commitments targets
Published 14 December 2016
Last updated 6 February 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added the 2016 to 2017 annual report.
  2. Added the greening government commitments 2015 to 2016 annual report.
  3. First published.