This guidance sets out the different categories of the UK’s public bodies in a public bodies handbook.
PDF, 888KB, 42 pages
The guidance reflects the changes to the classification framework recommended in the report on the outcome of the classification review.
It forms part one of the comprehensive handbook on public bodies recommended in the report and replaces Categories of Public Bodies: A Guide for Departments published in December 2012.
Further parts of the handbook will be published during 2016 and 2017.
To provide feedback or ask a question about the guidance, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
27 April 2016
Efficiency and Reform Group
Central government efficiency
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