Whistleblowing: guidance for prescribed persons

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
Last updated 1 April 2017 + show all updates
  1. Guidance added on the duty to report annually on whistleblowing disclosures.
  2. First published.