Amendments To The Civil Service Management Code

Management Code Amendments

Last updated - 9th February 2011

Amendment 84

Revised and updated Business Appointment Rules for Civil Servants

Amendment 83

Amendment 82

Implementation of Constiutional Reform and Governance Act 2010 and small number of factual updates.

- Paragraph 1.1.3

- Paragraph 5.3.2

- Paragraph 5.3.4

- Paragraph 6.4

- Paragraph 10.2.2

- Paragraph 11.3

- Paragraph 11.5

Amendment 81

- Paragraph 4.2.2

- Paragraph 4.2.4

- Paragraph 4.2.5

- Paragraph 4.2.7

- Paragraph 4.2.8

- Paragraph 4.2.9

- Paragraph 4.2.10

- Paragraph 4.2.11

- Paragraph 4.2.12

- Paragraph 4.2.13

- Paragraphs 4.2.14– 4.2.17

- Paragraph 4.2.18

- Paragraph 4.2.19

Amendment 80- Section 1.1 Recruitment

- Section 1.4 Letters of Appointment and Information on Pensions

- Section 1.5 Fast Stream Development Programme

- Section 1.7 Re-appointment: Reinstatement and Re-employment

- Section 2.1 Policy

- Section 4.1 Conduct: General Principles and Rules

- Section 4.4 Conduct: Political Activities

- Section 4.5 Dismissal, Discipline and Grievance: Rules and Code of Practice

- Section 8.2 Travel

- Section 10.3 Secondment

- Section 10.4 Service with the European Institutions

- Section 12.1 Appeals
Amendment 79- Section 4.1 Annex A: The Civil Service Code
Amendment 78- Section 1.5: Fast Stream Development Programme
Amendment 77- Introduction Annex A: Civil Service Order in Council 1995

- Section 1.1 Annex A: Civil Service Commissioners’ Recruitment Code
Amendment 76- Section 1.1 Annex B: Civil Service Nationality Rules
Amendment 75- Section 2.1.1: Equal Opportunities in the Civil Service: Policy
Amendment 74- Section 1.1 Annex A: Civil Service Commissioners’ Recruitment Code

  (paragraphs 1.10, 2.3, 2.8, 2.9, 2.16, 2.35 and additional Appendix 3 to Part I)
Amendment 73- Section 1.5: Fast Stream Development Programme
Amendment 72- Section 1.1 Annex B: Civil Service Nationality Rules
Amendment 71- Introduction, Annex A: Civil Service Order in Council 1995
Amendment 70- Section 1.1 Annex B: Civil Service Nationality Rules
Amendment 69- Section 1.1 Annex B: Civil Service Nationality Rules
Amendment 68- Section 11.1 Notice and References
Amendment 67- Section 9.3 Maternity Arrangements
Amendment 66- Section 7.1 Remuneration of Staff
Amendment 65- Section 9.2 Holidays and Attendance
Amendment 64- Section 1.1 Annex A: Civil Service Commissioners’ Recruitment Code
Amendment 63- Introduction Annex A: Civil Service Order in Council 1995
Amendment 62- Section 12.1 Appeals
Amendment 61- Section 1.1 Annex B: Civil Service Nationality Rules
Amendment 60- Section 7.1. Remuneration of Staff
Amendment 59- Section 6.2 - Personal Review
Amendment 58- Section 7.1 Annex A Senior Civil Service Pay Framework
Amendment 57- Introduction, Annex A: Civil Service Order In Council 1995
Amendment 56- Section 4.5 Discipline: Rules and Code of Practice

- Section 6.3 Poor Performance and Limited Efficiency

- Section 11.10 Medical Retirement

- Section 12.1 Appeals
Amendment 55- Section 1.1 Annex B - Civil Service Nationality Rules
Amendment 54- Section 7.1 Annex A Senior Civil Service Pay Framework
Amendment 53- Section 4.3 Conduct: Standards of Propriety
Amendment 52- Section 12.1 Appeals
Amendment 51- Section 7.1 Annex A Senior Civil Service Pay Framework
Amendment 50- Section 4.2 Conduct: Confidentiality and Official Information
Amendment 49- Section 12.1 Appeals
Amendment 48- Section 4.2 Conduct: Confidentiality and Official Information
Amendment 47- Section 7.1 Remuneration of Staff
Amendment 46- Section 1.3 Probation
Amendment 45- Section 12.1 Appeals
Amendment 44- Contents Pages
Amendment 43- Section 4.1 Annex A: The Civil Service Code
Amendment 42- Section 1.1 Annex A: Civil Service Commissioners’ Recruitment Code
Amendment 41- Section 7.1: Remuneration of Staff
Amendment 40- Section 6.4 Promotion
Amendment 39- Section 6.1 Grading and Classification of Staff
Amendment 38- Introduction
Amendment 37- Section 7.1 Annex A: Senior Civil Service Pay Framework
Amendment 36- Section 1.5 Fast Stream Development Programme
Amendment 35- Section 10.2 Transfer of Staff between Departments and Agencies

- Section 10.3 Secondment

- Section 10.4 Service with the European Institutions
Amendment 34- Section 9.1 Hours of Work

- Section 9.4 Attendance During National Emergencies

- Section 9.5 Sick Absence

- Section 9.6 Absence Duty to Injury, Disease or Assault at Work
Amendment 33- Section 1.1 Recruitment
Amendment 32- Section 8.2 Travel
Amendment 31- Section 7.3 Voluntary Deductions from Pay
Amendment 30- Section 4.2 Confidentiality and Official Information

- Section 4.3 Annex A: Rules on the Acceptance of Outside Appointments and Crown Servants

- Section 4.5 Annex A: Recovery of Losses to Public Funds
Amendment 29- Chapter 5 The Senior Civil Service
Amendment 28- Section 21 Equal Opportunities in the Civil Service - Policy
Amendment 27- Section 6.3 Poor Performance: Inefficiency and Limited Efficiency
Amendment 26- Paragraphs 11.2.1d and 11.5.2
Amendment 25- Paragraph 4.5.2
Amendment 24- Paragraphs 1.4.2, 1.4.3, 1.5.2 and 1.7.3.
Amendment 23- Section 11.10.3 Medical Retirement (Disclosure)
Amendment 22- Paragraph 1.1.8
Amendment 21- Introduction Annex A: Civil Service Order in Council 1995
Amendment 20- Section 1.1 A: Civil Service Commissioners’ Recruitment Code
Amendment 19- Section 11.1 Notice and References
Amendment 18- Section 11.4 Dismissal for Inefficiency

- Section 12.1 Appeals
Amendment 17- Section 7.1 Annex A: Senior Civil Service Pay Framework
Amendment 16- Introduction

- Section 1.1 Recruitment

- Section 11.10 Medical Retirement

- Deletion of Section 1.8 (Conditional Health Appointments)
Amendment 15- Section Hours, Holidays and Attendance

- Paragraphs 9.3.2 and 9.3.3
Amendment 14- Section 1.5
Amendment 13- Taking up Appointment; Sick Absence; Medical Retirement

- Paragraphs 1.1.6, 1.7.3(b), 1.8.2(b), 1.8.3, 3.1.3, 9.5.3(d), 11.10.1, 11.10.3, 11.10.4

- Section 3.2 has been deleted
Amendment 12- Section 8.2
Amendment 11- Section 1.1 Recruitment
Amendment 10- Introduction, Annex A: Civil Service Order in Council 1995
Amendment 9- Introduction
Amendment 8- Introduction

- Section 7.1

- Section 7.1 Annex A: Senior Civil Service Pay Framework

- Section 7.1 Annex B: Allowances for members of the Senior Civil Service
Amendment 7- Section 4.2 Conduct: Confidentiality and Official Information
Amendment 6- Section 1.4 Letters of Appointment and Information on Pensions

- Section 3.1 Health and Safety

- Section 9.2 Holidays and Attendance

- Section 11.6 Compulsory Early Retirement or Severance
Amendment 5- Chapter 11 Leaving the Civil Service

- Section 11.1 Notice and References
Amendment 4- Introduction, Annex A: Civil Service Order in Council 1995
Amendment 3- Chapter 7 Pay and Allowances

- Section 7.1 Annex A
Amendment 2- Chapter 8 Expenses
Amendment 1- Chapter 1 Taking up Appointment

Amendments Contact

For enquiries about amendments to the code, or the code in general, contact: 

Jane Allen
Civil Service Workforce
Cabinet Office
Email:jane.allen@cabinet-office.x.gsi.gov.uk