Inside the Home Office
Welcome inside the Home Office website. All of the subjects
here are relevant to the operation of the Home Office as a
whole, as distinct from one of our policy areas, such as Crime
& Policing or Immigration and Nationality.
A detailed statement of our purpose and aims, from
promoting active citizenship, to reducing crime and
Details about the structure of the Home Office, from
our various directorates and units, to our senior
management team, to ministerial speeches and annual
Most public appointments are to non-departmental
public bodies, such as Tribunals and Advisory Boards.
Learn more about them here, including recent
appointments and forthcoming vacancies, or register your
interest in being considered for one.
If you are looking for a challenging and rewarding
career in any of our policy areas -- such as Crime &
Policing, or Community & Race -- the Home Office
could be the place for you.
Home Office circulars from 1994.
Current consultation papers, summaries, and closed
Pursuant to the Freedom of Information Act 2000, the
Home Office is committed to promoting policy-making and
debate, providing and publishing accessible information
to the public, and responding in a timely fashion to all
reasonable requests for information.
Links to bills currently before Parliament, Acts of
Parliament from 1998 onwards, and Statutory instruments.
Links to all press releases issued in the course of
the past year.
Selected speeches delivered by the Prime Minister,
the Home Secretary and various Home Office Ministers.