Publication scheme

Our publication scheme specifies the information that we publish and explains how to get that information.

We publish:

Requesting information

BRAC holds meetings every 4 months, starting in February each year. Papers, agendas and minutes from these meetings and any other correspondence between MHCLG officials and BRAC members can be requested (unless withheld under the Freedom of Information Act) from

When requesting information from the BRAC Secretariat please include:

  • your name and address (and organisation, if applicable)
  • details of the information or documents you would like to see
  • the format you would like the information to be in (we will attempt to provide the information in the format you would like, but this may not be possible in all cases)

Freedom of Information/publication scheme enquiries
Knowledge & Information Access Team
Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government
2nd floor NW, Fry Building
2 Marsham Street


Exceptionally, we may only be able to tell you the information you would like by a personal visit. We will tell you if this is the case.

Exempt information

The publication scheme doesn’t include information that is protected under the exemptions in Part II of the Freedom of Information Act 2000.


BRAC may charge for the retrieval, photocopying and postage of material. We will let you know of any charge (payable in advance) when you make your request.