Policy paper

Progress on public bodies reform: December 2013

This update sets out progress that government has made in reforming public bodies as at December 2013.

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



This report sets out the progress that has been made on reforming public bodies, including specific targets such as:

  • reducing the number of public bodies
  • making public bodies more transparent and accountable
  • increasing public bodies’ efficiency

Read Public Bodies 2013 for information on the broad range of public bodies across the public sector.

Published 5 March 2014