Business regulation: producing post-implementation reviews

How to carry out the analysis for a post implementation review (PIR).


Post implementation review (PIR) template

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Guidance and template for officials carrying out the analysis to support the recommendations of post implementation reviews (PIR) of legislation.

The template provides suggested headings for the findings of a PIR and can be used for both statutory and non-statutory reviews. The use of the template is not mandatory, but is recommended.

Please refer to the guidance on statutory review requirements when deciding whether a PIR is appropriate.

Published 20 May 2016
Last updated 19 July 2018 + show all updates
  1. Added best practice guidance for officials.
  2. First published.