Departments and their agencies are responsible for publishing aggregated information on their annual spend on non-consolidated performance related payments (in-year and end-year) for their staff (SCS and delegated grades) for each performance year. For most departments this is 1 April to 31 March. The scope of the exercise is departments and their agencies (but not NDPBs).
- FCO Services are a Trading Fund of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO).
- Transparency of information is the foundation of accountability in public services.
- As a Trading Fund of the FCO, we are not funded by a budget voted by Parliament, but from the revenue we earn from providing services to our customers, many of whom are government departments.
- In the interests of transparency, FCO Services is determined to publish as much information as it can, without compromising commercial sensitivity or security.
Please also see our FCO Services and Foreign & Commonwealth Office websites.