Corporate report

Civil Service reform plan

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

The government’s plan to make the Civil Service more skilled, less bureaucratic and more unified.



This document sets out the main actions needed to make the Civil Service more economic and provide faster services to the public. It is a working document and the first stage of a continuing programme of reform.

Parts of the reform plan apply to all civil servants, though the devolved administrations in Scotland and Wales have, or will have, complementary plans.