Transparency data

DfE: fifth statement of new regulation

A summary of the financial impact of new regulations introduced by the Department for Education from 1 January to 30 June 2013.



This statement measures the financial impact of new regulations the department introduced or planned to introduce over a 6-month period.

It contains a summary of the financial costs of these regulations and measures the department’s performance against the ‘one-in, two-out’ framework.

Each new regulation is categorised as:

  • having a cost impact on businesses, defined as ‘in’
  • having no costs associated with it, defined as ‘zero net’
  • being part of savings made by modifying or removing existing regulations, defined as ‘out’