- Annual Reports
The FCO publishes a number of reports on an annual basis. These include the FCO Departmental Report, the Human Rights Report and the Report on Strategic Export Controls.
Command Papers are different types of papers prepared by the Government and presented to Parliament. The FCO regularly presents Responses to Foreign Affairs Comittee Reports, Six monthly developments in the EU and Six monthly reports on Hong Kong.
The FCO occasionally invites public consultation on matters of foreign policy. Topics have included the International Criminal Court Bill and the options for regulation of private military companies.
This area includes History Notes published by FCO Historians.
Research & Analytical Papers
Research & Analytical Papers are published by FCO Research Analysts. The papers are available to browse by theme and geography.
The FCO's Treaty Section publishes status lists for the 34 international treaties for which the UK is a depository, plus explanatory memoranda and Command Papers for treaties laid before Parliament.
The FCO has also published a number of official documents on other areas of foreign policy.
Please click on the links to browse the documents, or search using the site search.