Policy paper

Functional review of bodies providing expert advice to government

This review is the second in a series of functional reviews of arm’s length bodies and was led by the Cabinet Office in collaboration with advisory NDPBs.

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The functional review of bodies providing expert advice to government was undertaken in order to:

  • establish a framework that optimises the creation, provision, dissemination and use of independent expert advice within government
  • by identifying appropriate classification and operation of advisory bodies in government, drawing on lessons from aNDPBs and departmental expert committees
  • making practical recommendations on the management, organisation and impact of expert advice and the bodies that provide it
Published 21 August 2017