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Working with Parliamentary Counsel

Revised pages were published on 23 July 2009.

A PDF of the guide [PDF, 75 pages] is available, together with a summary version [PDF, 24 pages] and a check list for those preparing instructions [PDF, 2 pages].

Business Plans

Read the 2009-10 business plans for OPC and for the entire Cabinet Office:

These are also available on the "About the Office of the Parliamentary Counsel page.

Speeches and Broadcasts

This is a new page of speeches and broadcasts about the work of the Office of the Parliamentary Counsel. It includes The Draftsman's Contract, a two part broadcast by BBC Radio 4 (in MP3 format).