Excessive bureaucracy stifles businesses, voluntary organisations and individuals. We will remove unnecessary red tape to encourage economic growth and increase personal freedom and fairness.

Policies 3

  1. Improving the health and safety system

    How the government is improving the health and safety system, making sure it is taken seriously and reducing the burden on business.

  2. Reducing the impact of regulation on business

    Cutting red tape, improving existing regulations and avoiding unnecessary new regulations.

  3. Reforming the water industry to increase competition and protect the environment

    How the government is making the water industry more efficient and better at meeting the needs of their customers.

Detailed guides

  1. Processes for dealing with anti-competitive activity

    A guide to how we deal with anti-competitive activity in business. Includes information on competition authorities and sectoral regulation Read more

  2. Weights and measures equipment legislation and guidance

    What equipment is regulated and who enforces weights and measures. Read more

  3. National Measurement Office: better regulation

    Approach to compliance with better regulation and implementing the Regulators' Code. Read more

  4. European Commission product directives

    The ATEX Directive applies to electrical and mechanical equipment and protective systems for use in potentially explosive atmospheres. Read more

  5. Apply for a license under the Outer Space Act 1986

    How to apply for a license under the Outer Space Act 1986. Read more

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