Guidance

Working with Parliamentary Counsel

A guide for government departments on how to work with Parliamentary Counsel.

Documents

Guide to Working with Parliamentary Counsel

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Summary of the guide 'Working with Parliamentary Counsel'

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Checklist for drafting instructions

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Detail

A guide for government departments on how to work with Parliamentary Counsel. The guide details:

  • the main services of the Office of the Parliamentary Counsel (OPC)
  • how departments can get the best from those services, including how to best instruct OPC
  • what departments are entitled to expect from OPC
  • what OPC needs from departments in order to be able to help them in the most effective way.