Publication scheme

This publication scheme specifies the categories of information that BEIS and its agencies regularly publish and explains how to get that information.

You can find specific documents for this department using the publication search.

If the information you want is not routinely published, you can make a request for it under the Freedom of Information Act.

You can also search through previous responses to Freedom of Information requests.

Who we are and what we do

This information covers our organisational details, structures, locations and contacts. This includes:

What we spend and how we spend it

This is where we publish financial information about projected and actual income, expenditure, procurement, contracts and financial audits. This includes:

What our priorities are and how we are doing

This information covers departmental strategies and plans, performance indicators, audits, inspections and reviews, including:

How we make decisions

This is where we publish details of our decision-making processes and records of our decisions. These include:

Our policies and procedures

This information covers our protocols, policies and procedures for providing services, and responsibilities, including:

Lists and registers

This is where we publish details of the department’s public registers, asset registers and disclosure logs, including:

Data and datasets

Datasets published by BEIS can be found on

Requesting information

If you cannot find what you want through this scheme, or otherwise on GOV.UK, please contact us at:

Alternatively you can write to us at:

Information Rights Unit
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
1 Victoria Street

Be specific about the information you want, as this will help us to find it for you.

Feedback and complaints about the scheme

We want our publication scheme to meet the needs of our customers. Suggestions for particular information which we might in future commit to publishing under the scheme will be welcomed. Any comments on or complaints about the scheme should be sent to the Information Rights Unit at the address above.