What we do

HM Treasury is the government’s economic and finance ministry, maintaining control over public spending, setting the direction of the UK’s economic policy and working to achieve strong and sustainable economic growth.

HMT is a ministerial department, supported by 9 agencies and public bodies.

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Our policies

  1. Promoting social action: encouraging and enabling people to play a more active part in society

    Enouraging social action by making it easier for people to volunteer, to donate to charity and to help improve their local community

  2. Helping people to find and stay in work

    How the government is getting Britain working and helping people break the cycle of benefit dependency.

  3. Growing the social investment market

    How government is making it easier for social ventures to grow by increasing the amount of available funding sources.

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Documents

Our announcements

Our consultations

Our publications

Our statistics

  1. Standards and policies for HM Treasury statistics

    • 26 March 2015
    • Statistics
  2. Public sector finances bulletin

    • 20 March 2015
    • Statistics - national statistics

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Our ministers

Our management

Contact HMT

HM Treasury

The Correspondence and Enquiry Unit
1 Horse Guards Road

London
SW1A 2HQ

Media enquiries

Make an FOI request

  1. Read about the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act and how to make a request
  2. Check our previous releases to see if we’ve already answered your question
  3. Make a new request by contacting us at:

Freedom of Information requests

Correspondence and Enquiry Unit 2/W1
Freedom of Information Section
HM Treasury
1 Horse Guards Road

London
SW1A 2HQ

High profile groups within HMT

Corporate information

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