The government funds and supports innovation in science, technology and engineering to help the UK’s high-tech industries to thrive.



  1. Ethical dimensions of next generation sequencing

    • Consultation outcome
  2. UK bioeconomy: call for evidence

    • Closed consultation
  3. Research Excellence Framework review: call for evidence

    • Consultation outcome

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  1. UK’s participation in horizon 2020: February 2017

    • Official Statistics
  2. UK’s participation in horizon 2020: September 2016

    • Official Statistics
  3. Local Authority Rodenticide Use

    • National Statistics

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Detailed guides

  1. Submit a supplementary expert opinion sample

    Guidance for food traders on how to submit a sample to the Government Chemist for supplementary expert opinion. Read more

  2. The Newton-Katip Celebi Fund: Turkey

    The Fund aims to create the opportunity to build strong partnerships between UK and Turkish scientists, researchers and institutions. Read more

  3. Indoor ballistics range facility

    This specialist facility offers a small-arms ballistics and fragment firing capability to assess the ballistic effects of weapon performance. Read more

  4. Science and Society Community Challenge grant scheme

    Supporting individuals and organisations to create and run pilot projects which take science to diverse audiences. Read more

  5. Submit a CDE proposal online: acceptable use

    Acceptable use policy for the Centre for Defence Enterprise (CDE) online submission service. Read more