Collection

Public bodies

This collection brings together all documents relating to public bodies.

Steps being taken to reform public bodies, guidance for departments and where to find reports on public bodies and executive agencies.

Public bodies reform

  1. Regulatory Futures Review

    • Policy paper
  2. Public bodies transformation programme

    • Guidance
  3. Public bodies reform reports

    • Policy paper
  4. Progress on public bodies reform: December 2013

    • Policy paper
  5. Public bodies reform: quarterly status check

    • Transparency data
  6. Quango reform: public bodies closed so far

    • Transparency data

Public bodies reports

Public Bodies aims to provide a single transparent statement on a broad range of bodies sponsored by the UK government. During 2010 and 2011, there was no cross-government report: instead departments were responsible for publishing their own reports.

  1. Classification review of public bodies: outcome report

    • Policy paper
  2. Public bodies 2017 report

    • Corporate report
  3. Public bodies 2016

    • Corporate report
  4. Public Bodies 2015

    • Corporate report
  5. Public Bodies 2014

    • Corporate report
  6. Public Bodies 2013

    • Corporate report
  7. Public Bodies 2012

    • Policy paper
  8. Cabinet Office public bodies reports

    • Transparency data
  9. Public Bodies reports 1999 to 2009

    • Corporate report

Guidance for departments

Published 23 September 2013
Last updated 11 December 2017 + show all updates
  1. Added 2017 Public Bodies report.
  2. Added code of practice.
  3. Added the 2017 Regulatory Futures Review.
  4. Added public bodies 2016 report.
  5. Added Public Reform 2015 to collection
  6. Added Public Bodies 2014.
  7. Added 'Progress on public bodies reform: December 2013' to collection.
  8. First published.