The UK Governance Group was established in June 2015 to lead the UK government’s work on constitution and devolution. It brings together under one command the Cabinet Office’s Constitution Group, the Scotland Office, the Office of the Advocate General for Scotland and the Wales Office. The group ensures that the civil service has an improved capability to support ministers in the vital challenge of sustaining the United Kingdom and the constitutional settlement.
The UK Governance Group’s objectives are:
- Achieve a stable, fair and enduring constitutional framework for the
- Sustain a flourishing democracy; and
- Maintain the integrity of the United Kingdom.