Registers guidance

Guidance for potential and existing custodians of registers, as well as service teams across government.

Registers are accurate and up-to-date lists of information that can be used by service teams across government to build better digital services.

Introducing registers

Find out more about how registers work and how they can benefit government service teams.

  1. Introducing registers

Creating and managing registers

How an organisation works with Government Digital Service to create and manage a register. Each register is looked after by one person within the organisation, known as the custodian.

  1. Creating a register
  2. Registers: becoming a custodian

How to use registers

How government service teams can use registers to build digital services.

  1. Using registers to build a service
Published 6 September 2016