Ministerial departments

24

  1. Works with 4 agencies and public bodies

  2. Works with 20 agencies and public bodies

  3. Works with 45 agencies and public bodies

    Department for Business, Innovation & Skills homepage

    Non-ministerial department

    1. Competition and Markets Authority
    2. Land Registry
    3. Ordnance Survey
    4. UK Trade & Investment

    Executive agency

    1. Companies House
    2. The Insolvency Service
    3. Intellectual Property Office
    4. Met Office
    5. National Measurement and Regulation Office
    6. Skills Funding Agency
    7. UK Space Agency

    Executive non-departmental public body

    1. Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service
    2. Arts and Humanities Research Council
    3. Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
    4. British Hallmarking Council
    5. Capital for Enterprise Limited
    6. Competition Service
    7. Construction Industry Training Board
    8. Economic and Social Research Council
    9. Engineering Construction Industry Training Board
    10. Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
    11. Higher Education Funding Council for England
    12. Innovate UK
    13. Medical Research Council
    14. Natural Environment Research Council
    15. Office for Fair Access
    16. Science and Technology Facilities Council
    17. Student Loans Company
    18. UK Atomic Energy Authority
    19. UK Commission for Employment and Skills

    Advisory non-departmental public body

    1. Council for Science and Technology
    2. Industrial Development Advisory Board
    3. Insolvency Rules Committee
    4. Land Registration Rule Committee
    5. Low Pay Commission
    6. Regulatory Policy Committee

    Other

    1. Certification Officer
    2. Government Office for Science
    3. Groceries Code Adjudicator
    4. Higher Education Statistics Agency
    5. Independent Complaints Reviewer
    6. Office of Manpower Economics
    7. Office of the Regulator of Community Interest Companies
    8. UK Green Investment Bank
    9. Wave Hub
  4. Works with 8 agencies and public bodies

  5. Works with 40 agencies and public bodies

  6. Works with 9 agencies and public bodies

  7. Works with 34 agencies and public bodies

  8. Works with 2 agencies and public bodies

  9. Works with 18 agencies and public bodies

  10. Works with 12 agencies and public bodies

  11. Works with 9 agencies and public bodies

  12. Works with 25 agencies and public bodies

  13. Works with 11 agencies and public bodies

  14. Works with 9 agencies and public bodies

  15. Works with 26 agencies and public bodies

  16. Works with 30 agencies and public bodies

  17. Works with 38 agencies and public bodies

  18. Works with 3 agencies and public bodies

  19. Works with 1 public body

    Scotland Office homepage

    Advisory non-departmental public body

    1. Boundary Commission for Scotland
  20. Works with 1 public body

    UK Export Finance homepage

    Advisory non-departmental public body

    1. Export Guarantees Advisory Council

Agencies and other public bodies

355

  1. Academy for Justice Commissioning
  2. The Adjudicator’s Office
  3. Administration of Radioactive Substances Advisory Committee
  4. Advisory Committee on Animal Feedingstuffs
  5. Advisory Committee on Business Appointments
  6. Advisory Committee on Clinical Excellence Awards
  7. Advisory Committee on Conscientious Objectors
  8. Advisory Committee on Novel Foods and Processes
  9. Advisory Committee on Pesticides
  10. Advisory Committee on Releases to the Environment
  11. Advisory Committee on the Microbiological Safety of Food
  12. Advisory Committees on Justices of the Peace
  13. The Advisory Council on National Records and Archives
  14. Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs
  15. Advisory Group on Military Medicine
  16. Advisory Panel on Public Sector Information
  17. Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service
  18. Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board
  19. Air Accidents Investigation Branch
  20. Airports Commission
  21. Animal and Plant Health Agency
  22. Animals in Science Committee
  23. Appointed person for England and Wales under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002
  24. Armed Forces' Pay Review Body
  25. Arts Council England
  26. Arts Council of Wales
  27. Arts and Humanities Research Council
  28. Bank of England
  29. Big Lottery Fund
  30. Biometrics Commissioner
  31. Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council
  32. Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew
  33. Boundary Commission for England
  34. Boundary Commission for Northern Ireland
  35. Boundary Commission for Scotland
  36. Boundary Commission for Wales
  37. British Council
  38. British Film Institute
  39. British Hallmarking Council
  40. British Library
  41. British Museum
  42. British Pharmacopoeia Commission
  43. British Transport Police Authority
  44. Broads Authority
  45. Building Regulations Advisory Committee
  46. Cafcass
  47. Capital for Enterprise Limited
  48. Care Quality Commission
  49. Careers Wales
  50. Central Advisory Committee on Pensions and Compensation
  51. Central Arbitration Committee
  52. Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science
  53. Centre for the Protection of National Infrastructure
  54. Certification Officer
  55. Chevening Scholarship Programme
  56. Civil Justice Council
  57. Civil Nuclear Police Authority
  58. Civil Procedure Rule Committee
  59. Civil Service Commission
  60. Coal Authority
  61. Commission on Human Medicines
  62. Commissioner for Public Appointments
  63. Committee on Climate Change
  64. Committee on Mutagenicity of Chemicals in Food, Consumer Products and the Environment
  65. Committee on Radioactive Waste Management
  66. Committee on Standards in Public Life
  67. Committee on Toxicity of Chemicals in Food, Consumer Products and the Environment
  68. Commonwealth Scholarship Commission in the UK
  69. Companies House
  70. Company Names Tribunal
  71. Competition Appeal Tribunal
  72. Competition Service
  73. Construction Industry Training Board
  74. Consumer Council for Water
  75. Copyright Tribunal
  76. Council for Science and Technology
  77. Court of Protection
  78. Covent Garden Market Authority
  79. Criminal Cases Review Commission
  80. Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority
  81. Criminal Procedure Rule Committee
  82. Crown Commercial Service
  83. The Crown Estate
  84. Dartmoor National Park Authority
  85. Defence Academy of the United Kingdom
  86. Defence Electronics and Components Agency
  87. Defence Nuclear Safety Committee
  88. Defence Science and Technology Laboratory
  89. Defence Scientific Advisory Council
  90. Defence Sixth Form College
  91. Defence, Press and Broadcasting Advisory Committee
  92. Directly Operated Railways Limited
  93. Disabled Persons Transport Advisory Committee
  94. Disclosure and Barring Service
  95. Drinking Water Inspectorate
  96. Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency
  97. Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency
  98. Economic and Social Research Council
  99. Education Funding Agency
  100. Engineering Construction Industry Training Board
  101. Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council
  102. Environment Agency
  103. Equality and Human Rights Commission
  104. Estyn
  105. Exmoor National Park Authority
  106. Export Guarantees Advisory Council
  107. FCO Services
  108. Family Justice Council
  109. Family Procedure Rule Committee
  110. Financial Conduct Authority
  111. Fire Service College
  112. Fleet Air Arm Museum
  113. Forensic Science Regulator
  114. Forest Enterprise (England)
  115. Forest Research
  116. Fuel Poverty Advisory Group
  117. Gambling Commission
  118. Gangmasters Licensing Authority
  119. Geffrye Museum
  120. General Advisory Committee on Science
  121. Government Communications Headquarters
  122. Government Equalities Office
  123. Government Estates Management
  124. Government Internal Audit Agency
  125. Government Office for Science
  126. Great Britain-China Centre
  127. Groceries Code Adjudicator
  128. HM Courts and Tribunals Service
  129. HM Crown Prosecution Service Inspectorate
  130. HM Inspectorate of Constabulary
  131. HM Inspectorate of Prisons
  132. HM Inspectorate of Probation
  133. HM Prison Service
  134. Health Education England
  135. Health Research Authority
  136. Health and Safety Executive
  137. Health and Social Care Information Centre
  138. Heritage Lottery Fund (administered by the NHMF)
  139. High Speed Two (HS2) Limited
  140. Higher Education Funding Council for England
  141. Higher Education Statistics Agency
  142. Highways England
  143. Historic England
  144. Homes and Communities Agency
  145. Horniman Public Museum and Public Park Trust
  146. Horserace Betting Levy Board
  147. House of Lords Appointments Commission
  148. Housing Ombudsman
  149. Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority
  150. Human Tissue Authority
  151. Imperial War Museum
  152. Independent Advisory Panel on Deaths in Custody
  153. Independent Agricultural Appeals Panel
  154. Independent Anti-slavery Commissioner
  155. Independent Case Examiner
  156. Independent Chief Inspector of Borders and Immigration
  157. Independent Commission for Aid Impact
  158. Independent Complaints Reviewer
  159. Independent Family Returns Panel
  160. Independent Living Fund
  161. Independent Medical Expert Group
  162. Independent Monitoring Boards of Prisons, Immigration, Removal Centres and Short Term Holding Rooms
  163. Independent Police Complaints Commission
  164. Independent Reconfiguration Panel
  165. Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation
  166. Industrial Development Advisory Board
  167. Industrial Injuries Advisory Council
  168. Information Commissioner's Office
  169. Innovate UK
  170. Insolvency Practitioners Tribunal
  171. Insolvency Rules Committee
  172. The Insolvency Service
  173. Intellectual Property Office
  174. Intelligence Services Commissioner
  175. Interception of Communications Commissioner
  176. Investigatory Powers Tribunal
  177. The Jeffrey Review
  178. Joint Nature Conservation Committee
  179. Judicial Appointments Commission
  180. Judicial Appointments and Conduct Ombudsman
  181. Lake District National Park Authority
  182. Land Registration Rule Committee
  183. Law Commission
  184. Leasehold Advisory Service
  185. Legal Aid Agency
  186. The Legal Ombudsman
  187. Legal Services Board
  188. Local Government Ombudsman
  189. Low Pay Commission
  190. Macur Review
  191. Marine Accident Investigation Branch
  192. Marine Management Organisation
  193. Maritime and Coastguard Agency
  194. Marshall Aid Commemoration Commission
  195. Medical Research Council
  196. Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency
  197. Met Office
  198. Migration Advisory Committee
  199. Monitor
  200. Morecambe Bay Investigation
  201. NHS Blood and Transplant
  202. NHS Business Services Authority
  203. NHS England
  204. NHS Litigation Authority
  205. NHS Pay Review Body
  206. NHS Trust Development Authority
  207. NHS Wales Informatics Service
  208. National Army Museum
  209. National College for Teaching and Leadership
  210. National Counter Terrorism Security Office
  211. National Crime Agency Remuneration Review Body
  212. National DNA Database Ethics Group
  213. National Employer Advisory Board
  214. National Employment Savings Trust (NEST) Corporation
  215. National Forest Company
  216. National Gallery
  217. National Heritage Memorial Fund
  218. National Information Board
  219. National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
  220. National Measurement and Regulation Office
  221. National Museum of the Royal Navy
  222. National Museums Liverpool
  223. National Offender Management Service
  224. National Portrait Gallery
  225. National Probation Service
  226. Natural England
  227. Natural Environment Research Council
  228. Natural History Museum
  229. Natural Resources Wales
  230. New Forest National Park Authority
  231. North York Moors National Park Authority
  232. Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission
  233. Northern Ireland Policing Board
  234. Northern Lighthouse Board
  235. Northumberland National Park Authority
  236. Nuclear Decommissioning Authority
  237. Nuclear Liabilities Financing Assurance Board
  238. Nuclear Research Advisory Council
  239. Ofcom
  240. Office for Budget Responsibility
  241. Office for Fair Access
  242. Office for National Statistics
  243. Office of Manpower Economics
  244. Office of Surveillance Commissioners
  245. Office of the Children's Commissioner
  246. Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner
  247. Office of the Public Guardian
  248. Office of the Registrar of Consultant Lobbyists
  249. Office of the Regulator of Community Interest Companies
  250. Office of the Schools Adjudicator
  251. Official Solicitor and Public Trustee
  252. Oil and Gas Authority
  253. Parades Commission for Northern Ireland
  254. The Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman
  255. Parole Board
  256. Peak District National Park Authority
  257. Pension Protection Fund Ombudsman
  258. The Pensions Advisory Service
  259. Pensions Ombudsman
  260. The Pensions Regulator
  261. Planning Inspectorate
  262. Plant Varieties and Seeds Tribunal
  263. Police Advisory Board for England and Wales
  264. Police Discipline Appeals Tribunal
  265. Police Remuneration Review Body
  266. Prison Service Pay Review Body
  267. Prisons and Probation Ombudsman
  268. Privy Council Office
  269. Public Health England
  270. Public Health Wales
  271. Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre
  272. Rail Accident Investigation Branch
  273. Regulatory Policy Committee
  274. Remploy Ltd
  275. Reserve Forces' and Cadets' Associations
  276. Review Board for Government Contracts
  277. Review Body on Doctors' and Dentists' Remuneration
  278. The Reviewing Committee on the Export of Works of Art and Objects of Cultural Interest
  279. Royal Air Force Museum
  280. Royal Armouries Museum
  281. Royal Marines Museum
  282. Royal Mint
  283. Royal Mint Advisory Committee
  284. Royal Museums Greenwich
  285. Royal Navy Submarine Museum
  286. Royal Parks
  287. Rural Payments Agency
  288. School Teachers' Review Body
  289. Science Advisory Council
  290. Science Museum Group
  291. Science and Technology Facilities Council
  292. Scientific Advisory Committee on the Medical Implications of Less-Lethal Weapons
  293. Sea Fish Industry Authority
  294. Secret Intelligence Service
  295. Security Industry Authority
  296. The Security Service
  297. Security Vetting Appeals Panel
  298. Senior Salaries Review Body
  299. Sentencing Council for England and Wales
  300. Service Complaints Commissioner
  301. Service Prosecuting Authority
  302. Single Source Regulations Office
  303. Sir John Soane's Museum
  304. Skills Funding Agency
  305. Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission
  306. Social Science Research Committee
  307. Social Security Advisory Committee
  308. South Downs National Park Authority
  309. Sport England
  310. Sports Council for Wales
  311. Sports Grounds Safety Authority
  312. Stabilisation Unit
  313. Standards and Testing Agency
  314. Student Loans Company
  315. Surveillance Camera Commissioner
  316. Tate
  317. Technical Advisory Board
  318. The Theatres Trust
  319. Third Party Campaigning Review
  320. Traffic Commissioners for Great Britain
  321. Transport Focus
  322. Treasure Valuation Committee
  323. Tribunal Procedure Committee
  324. Trinity House
  325. UK Anti-Doping
  326. UK Atomic Energy Authority
  327. UK Co-ordinating Body
  328. UK Commission for Employment and Skills
  329. UK Debt Management Office
  330. UK Financial Investments Limited
  331. UK Green Investment Bank
  332. UK Hydrographic Office
  333. UK Space Agency
  334. UK Sport
  335. United Kingdom Reserve Forces Association
  336. Valuation Office Agency
  337. Valuation Tribunal
  338. Vehicle Certification Agency
  339. Veterans Advisory and Pensions Committees
  340. Veterinary Medicines Directorate
  341. Veterinary Products Committee
  342. Veterinary Residues Committee
  343. Victims' Advisory Panel
  344. Victims' Commissioner
  345. Victoria and Albert Museum
  346. VisitBritain
  347. VisitEngland
  348. Wales Audit Office
  349. Wallace Collection
  350. Wave Hub
  351. Welsh Language Commissioner
  352. Westminster Foundation for Democracy
  353. Wilton Park
  354. Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority
  355. Youth Justice Board for England and Wales

High profile groups

72

  1. Better Regulation Delivery Office
  2. Bona Vacantia
  3. Border Force
  4. British Cattle Movement Service
  5. Broadmoor Hospital investigation
  6. CESG
  7. Centre for Defence Enterprise
  8. Chief Fire and Rescue Adviser
  9. Civil Nuclear Constabulary
  10. Civil Service Fast Stream
  11. Civil Service Reform
  12. Civil Service Resourcing
  13. Counter Fraud and Security Management Service
  14. Defence Equipment and Support
  15. Defence Infrastructure Organisation
  16. District Valuer Services (DVS)
  17. Efficiency and Reform Group
  18. Export Control Organisation
  19. Financial Services Organisation
  20. Government Chemist
  21. Government Commercial Function
  22. Government Communication Service
  23. Government Corporate Finance Profession
  24. Government Digital Service
  25. Government Economic Service
  26. Government Finance Profession
  27. Government IT Profession
  28. Government Knowledge & Information Management Profession
  29. Government Legal Service
  30. Government Occupational Psychology Profession
  31. Government Operational Research Service
  32. Government Planning Inspectors
  33. Government Planning Profession
  34. Government Property Profession
  35. Government Science & Engineering Profession
  36. Government Security Profession
  37. Government Social Research Profession
  38. Government Statistical Service
  39. Government Tax Profession
  40. Government Veterinary Surgeons
  41. HM Nautical Almanac Office
  42. HM Passport Office
  43. Healthcare UK
  44. Human Resources Profession
  45. Immigration Enforcement
  46. Infrastructure UK
  47. Intelligence Analysis
  48. Internal Audit Profession
  49. Joint Forces Command
  50. Medical Profession
  51. Military Aviation Authority
  52. National security and intelligence
  53. Office for Disability Issues
  54. Office for Life Sciences
  55. Office for Low Emission Vehicles
  56. Office of Tax Simplification
  57. Office of the Parliamentary Counsel
  58. Open Public Services
  59. Operational Delivery Profession
  60. Policy Profession
  61. Procurement profession
  62. Project Delivery Profession
  63. Queen's Harbour Master
  64. Regeneration Investment Organisation
  65. Rural Development Programme for England Network
  66. Schools Commissioners Group
  67. The Shareholder Executive
  68. UK Trade & Investment Defence & Security Organisation
  69. UK Visas and Immigration
  70. UKTI Education
  71. UKTI Life Sciences Organisation
  72. Veterans UK

Public corporations

11

  1. Architects Registration Board
  2. BBC
  3. BBC World Service
  4. Channel 4
  5. Civil Aviation Authority
  6. Historic Royal Palaces
  7. London and Continental Railways Ltd
  8. Office for Nuclear Regulation
  9. The Oil and Pipelines Agency
  10. Pension Protection Fund
  11. S4C

Devolved administrations

3

  1. Northern Ireland Executive
  2. The Scottish Government
  3. Welsh Government

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Errors or omissions? Tell us here. For an official list of non–departmental public bodies (accurate as at December 2013) see Public Bodies 2013