Our publication scheme describes the types of information we publish and explains how to access it.
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.
This covers our applications, locations, inspections and contacts, and includes:
Our annual reports give details of our financial accounts, which are audited by the National Audit Office.
Departmental strategies can be found in the Defra’s strategy to 2020: creating a great place for living
VMD published standards
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covers our performance indicators and assessment
We don’t publish details of our decision-making processes and records of our decisions but you can request them from firstname.lastname@example.org.
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