If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a
version of this document in a more accessible format, please email firstname.lastname@example.org .
Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.
The Monitoring Agreement was signed by the Foreign Secretary on behalf of the government and the BBC Director General on behalf of the BBC. It came into effect on 1 January 2017. The BBC is governed by Royal Charter and a Framework Agreement with government.