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DWP major projects: Senior Responsible Owners’ appointment letters

DWP appointment letters for Government Major Projects Portfolio (GMPP) Senior Responsible Owners (SROs).


Addendum to the Universal Credit Programme: SRO appointment letter

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Each government department publishes the letters of appointment for their GMPP SROs. These letters include the date of appointment, project deliverables, the tenure of the role linked to key project milestones and the extent and limit of their accountability.

The guidance for officials giving evidence to Parliamentary Select Committees, known as the Osmotherly Rules was updated on the 17 October 2014. As part of this update DWP is committed to publishing GMPP SRO letters of appointment.

Published 27 March 2015
Last updated 12 June 2017 + show all updates
  1. Added an addendum to the Universal Credit Programme: SRO appointment letter. The scope of the programme has changed, due to the passage of the Work and Welfare Act 2016, the Scotland Act 2016 and the Northern Ireland Welfare Reform Act 2015.
  2. First published.