About us

What we do

We support the Prime Minister and ensure the effective running of government. We are also the corporate headquarters for government, in partnership with HM Treasury, and we take the lead in certain critical policy areas.

Responsibilities

We have responsibility for:

Priorities

Our priorities are to:

  1. support the Prime Minister and Cabinet to deliver the government’s programme
  2. drive efficiencies and reforms that will make government work better
  3. create a more united democracy
  4. strengthen and secure the United Kingdom at home and abroad

Read our single departmental plan to find out more about how we are performing against our objectives.

Who we are

We employ around 2,050 staff. There are also around 700 people working for the Crown Commercial Service, an executive agency.

Our main offices are in London, but we have staff based around the country. We are supported by a number of advisory non-departmental bodies.

Corporate information

Jobs and contracts

Read about the types of information we routinely publish in our Publication scheme. Our Personal information charter explains how we treat your personal information. Read our policy on Social media use.

Corporate reports