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These standards were published in 2004, and ensure people at work are informed and consulted on developments which may affect them.
Most Civil Service departments and agencies have long-established procedures for informing and consulting employees and their representatives. These have been shaped and developed in recent years and are considered to meet the standards of the code.
If you’d like more information please contact Philip Jones from the Employment team