FOI release

Honours nominations probity and propriety checks

Information released under the Freedom of Information Act.



The integrity of the honours system is protected by the carrying out of probity checks with a number of government departments before names are submitted to the Prime Minister and The Queen for approval.

Under the Freedom of Information rules HM Revenue and Customs has released a breakdown of probity checks completed.

Published 8 October 2018
Last updated 13 June 2019 + show all updates
  1. Updated with full 2018 data.

  2. First published.