Consultation outcome

Standards Matter 2: Public Sector Survey

This consultation has concluded

Detail of outcome

The Committee has now published findings from its Standards Matter 2 review.

The Committee’s final report is due later this year.

Original consultation


As part of its landscape review of standards, the Committee is seeking the views and experiences of those working in the public sector.

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Consultation description

As part of our landscape review of public standards, the Committee on Standards in Public Life wants to hear from those working in the public sector. We want to know what you think about the culture, policy and practice in your organisation towards standards.

We are interested in the general approach of your organisation as well as any specific issue you have encountered. So, if you feel that your organisation has shown a consistent pattern or approach towards issues of propriety and ethics, and that lessons can be learned from that approach, we would like to hear from you.

Please be aware that the Committee on Standards in Public Life is not a regulator, and cannot investigate any individual incident or progress any complaints.

You may want to read the terms of reference for the review before responding to this survey.

This consultation and survey runs from 11:00 on the 22 September 2020 to 17:00 on the 29 January 2021. Please note this is an extension from the original deadline of 18 December 2020.

Filling out the survey

Public sector professionals should complete this Google Form. Replies can be made fully confidentially.

Published 2 December 2020