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Our mission is to build a dynamic and competitive UK economy by: creating the conditions for business success; promoting innovation, enterprise and science; and giving everyone the skills and opportunities to succeed. To achieve this we will foster world-class universities and promote an open global economy.
New Industry, New Jobs – an active industrial strategy for Britain – is at the heart of BIS’s mission. It’s about the British Government actively working to ensure our people and businesses are equipped to compete and win in the global economy emerging from this downturn. Read more about New Industry, New Jobs and the cross-government approach for supporting sustainable economic growth.
30 Mar 2010
The Better Regulation Executive (BRE) is part of the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) and leads the regulatory reform agenda across government.
22 Mar 2010
The UK Government has set out an ambitious programme to change the way we regulate. We are cutting out of date and unnecessary red tape to deliver greater accountability, better focused, better targeted and more effective protections. The Better Regulation Executive (BRE) plays a lead role in driving through a programme of activities to simplify regulation.
25 Feb 2010
How the Government tries to achieve the aims of the better regulation agenda, to eliminate obsolete and inefficient regulation, create user-friendly new guidelines and tackle inconsistencies in the regulatory system.
22 Feb 2010
A break down on the Code of Practice on Guidance on Regulation, which sets out eight golden rules that Government should follow, when publishing guidance for businesses and third sector organisations on how to comply with the law.
22 Feb 2010
The Government has a Code of Practice on Consultation. This Code sets out what people can expect from the Government when it runs formal, written consultation exercises on matters of policy or policy implementation.
22 Feb 2010
Business is regulated and enforced by many different organisations. The Better Regulation Executive (BRE) works with regulators, departments, Non Departmental Public Bodies and Local Authorities to simplify their approach, understand the business perspective and improve the perception of enforcement and regulation.
25 Mar 2010
New Industry, New Jobs is an active industrial strategy for Britain. It's about the British Government actively working to ensure our people and businesses are equipped to compete and win in the global economy emerging from this downturn.
18 Mar 2010
The Government’s commitment to simplifying existing regulations in the UK and reducing the administrative burden they place upon businesses.
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