Policy paper

Choice Charter

The Choice Charter sets out government principles to increase choice in public services and what users should receive from their services.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government


Choice Charter


The government has highlighted choice as one of the core principles for open public services.

The Choice Charter sets out the principles the government is following to increase choice and what service users should receive from their services.

Three Choice Frameworks – in adult social care, early years and education have also been published with this charter.

Published 16 May 2013