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. Business regulation

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

  2. Water industry

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

  3. Health and safety reform

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

Detailed guides

  1. Submitting additional evidence to the Regulatory Policy Committee

    What external organisations should consider when submitting additional evidence and how the Regulatory Policy Committee treats this information Read more

  2. Licence to operate a space object: how to apply

    How to get a licence to launch or operate a spacecraft, satellite or manage other activities in outer space, under the Outer Space Act 1986. Read more

  3. The Regulatory Policy Committee scrutiny process

    Guidance to government departments on the RPC scrutiny process 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. Processes for dealing with anti-competitive activity

    Information on competition authorities and sectoral regulation. Read more