HMT monetary policy remit

This series brings together all documents relating to HMT monetary policy remit.

The Bank of England Act 1998 requires the Treasury to specify at least once every 12 months how price stability should be defined and what the economic policy of the government consists of.

This is the monetary policy remit, which the Chancellor specifies in a letter to the Governor of the Bank of England.


  1. Monetary policy remit: Budget 2018
  2. Monetary policy remit: Autumn Budget 2017
  3. Monetary policy remit: Spring Budget 2017
  4. Monetary policy remit: Budget 2016
  5. Monetary policy remit: Budget 2015
  6. Monetary policy remit 2015
  7. Monetary policy remit: 2014
  8. Chancellor’s response to the Monetary Policy Committee’s assessment ‘Monetary policy trade-offs and forward guidance’
  9. Monetary policy remit, 2013
  10. Review of the monetary policy framework
  11. Monetary policy remit, 2012
  12. Monetary policy remit: 2011
Published 20 September 2013
Last updated 29 October 2018 + show all updates
  1. Updated with Monetary policy remit: Budget 2018
  2. Updated with monetary policy remit: Autumn Budget 2017
  3. Spring Budget 2017 update published
  4. Link to monetary policy remit for Budget 2016 added
  5. Budget 2015 update published
  6. added 2015 remit for the Monetary Policy Committee
  7. added Monetary policy remit, 2014
  8. First published.