Jeremy Heywood welcomes a new Cabinet Office team that is reaching out to the academic community to help foster innovation in government.
The Government Chief Commercial Officer on how cross-government collaboration is the key to the effectiveness of the Commercial Function and other functions...
Civil Service Diversity & Inclusion Champion Sue Owen, who is leading the review, gives a progress report.
Sir Simon McDonald looks forward to the first Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting to be held in the UK since 1997.
Two Fast Streamers reflect on learning from leaders about designing real-world solutions to real-world policy problems.
Matthew Coats describes new digital services to make it easier for civil servants to manage everyday business such as performance management and checking...
What we do
The Civil Service helps the government of the day develop and implement its policies as effectively as possible.
Meet some of our diversity & inclusion champions
Sue Owen is the Permanent Secretary for the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport and the Civil Service Diversity & Inclusion Champion and LGB&TI Champion.
Philip Rutnam joined the Home Office as Permanent Secretary in April 2017. He was previously Permanent Secretary at the Department for Transport (DfT) for five years.
He was appointed Civil Service Disability Champion in 2015.
Follow Philip on Twitter: @PhilipRutnam
Richard Heaton became the Civil Service Race Champion in April 2014.
He has been Permanent Secretary for MOJ since August 2015. Before that he was Permanent Secretary for the Cabinet Office (from August 2012).
Civil Service Diversity & Inclusion
The Civil Service is a modern and diverse workplace reflecting the communities we serve, with an ambition to become the UK’s most inclusive employer by 2020, where people are able to bring their whole selves to work and perform at their best.
Civil Service Learning
Civil Service Learning provides courses and resources for developing skills common to all UK civil servants in all Civil Service roles.
Civil Service Pensions
This is for current and prospective members of the Civil Service pension arrangements. It also contains links to information for past members who are not yet receiving their pension.
There are also links for pensioners who are already receiving their Civil Service pension.
What shape expert are you?
A short film explaining what being a T-shaped expert means, and why it's important to the future of the Civil Service.
'A Brilliant Civil Service'
The vision of the Civil Service of the future.
Contact the Civil Service
Propriety and Civil Service 020 7276 0102
General enquiries 020 7276 1234