Policy paper

Government Digital Strategy: action 12 - removing legislative barriers

This publication was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

An outline of how each government department is carrying out action 12 of the Government Digital Strategy.


The Government Digital Strategy commits each government department to carrying out 16 actions.

Action 12 is that Cabinet Office will continue to work with departments to remove legislative barriers which unnecessarily prevent the development of straightforward and convenient digital services.

This document outlines how each department is doing this.