Corporate report

DFID accounting officer system statement

This document sets out the accountability framework for the Department for International Development.



The Secretary of State for International Development has overall responsibility for the Department for International Development (DFID). The Secretary of State is supported by junior Ministers. Ministers operate in compliance with the Ministerial Code and are accountable to Parliament on all aspects of DFID’s policy and delivery decisions.

DFID Annual Report and Accounts 2016 to 2017

Published 21 July 2017