This publication scheme specifies the categories of information that the department 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. You can also search through previous responses to freedom of information requests.
Who we are and what we do
The information published within this category covers our organisational details, structures, locations and contacts. This includes:
What we spend and how we spend it
In this category, we regularly 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 category covers our strategies and plans, performance indicators, audits, inspections and reviews, including:
Our policies and procedures
This category covers our protocols, policies and procedures for delivering services and responsibilities, including:
- Model framework agreement: available upon request
The services we offer
Requests for information must be made in writing by post or email, and sent to:
There will not be any charge for information requested and supplied from the publication scheme.
Types of information we won’t publish
We generally won’t publish information that is:
- protected from disclosure
- in draft form
- no longer readily available