Whistleblowing: guidance for prescribed persons
- Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
- Part of:
- Corporate governance and Labour market reform
- 20 March 2015
- Last updated:
- 1 April 2017, see all updates
Advice for prescribed persons on how to deal with whistleblowing disclosures.
This guidance is aimed at prescribed persons who receive whistleblowing disclosures. It includes information and advice on their role as a prescribed person and on how to handle and report on disclosures.
Prescribed persons are people and bodies you can blow the whistle to rather than your employer.
Published: 20 March 2015
Updated: 1 April 2017
- Guidance added on the duty to report annually on whistleblowing disclosures.
- First published.