Legislative reform orders: guide for policy officials
- Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
- 23 January 2013
- Last updated:
- 18 May 2016, see all updates
Guidance for policy officials on how to make a legislative reform order.
Ref: BIS/16/222 PDF, 319KB, 12 pages
Ref: BIS/16/223 PDF, 802KB, 59 pages
Advice for government officials who want to amend primary legislation through a legislative reform order (LRO).
The guidance sets out the process to meet the requirements for a LRO. It includes a flowchart of the process, a proforma to analyse potential LROs and a template for the explanatory document.
Published: 23 January 2013
Updated: 18 May 2016
- Guidance updated to reflect changes to the Better Regulation Framework. The full guide now also includes a template for the explanatory document.
- First published.