Policy paper

Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR) framework

This framework document sets out the broad governance and management rules within which the OBR operates.


OBR Framework document

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This document was drawn up by the Treasury in consultation with the OBR, and sets out the broad governance and management framework within which the OBR operates, and the relationship the OBR has with the Treasury as the sponsor department for the OBR.

The OBR was set up in 2010 under the Budget Responsibility and National Audit Act.

Further information about the OBR can be found on the OBR website.

Published 4 April 2011