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Resources of type Codes and standards

Central Office of Information (COI) review material

Information related to the review of the Central Office of Information (COI) including the final review and recommendations.

Thu, 13/01/2011

Ministers' Overseas Travel

A list of all overseas visits made by Cabinet ministers and all other ministers costing in excess of £500 for each year since 1997.

Thu, 23/09/2010

Special Advisers guidance

Special Advisers information and guidance including the Special Advisor's Code of Conduct and the Model Contract for Special Advisers

Thu, 23/09/2010

Directory of Civil Service Guidance

Directory of Civil Service Guidance, the guidance is contained in two volumes.

Tue, 21/09/2010

Guidance on departmental evidence and response to select committees

Guidance to officials from Departments and their Agencies who may be called upon to give evidence before, or prepare memoranda for submission to, Parliamentary Select Committees.

Tue, 21/09/2010

Guidance on handling government correspondence

Guidance on handling government correspondence

Tue, 21/09/2010

Guidance for departments on handling of Ombudsman cases

This notice deals primarily with how departments, agencies and non-departmental public bodies (NDPBs)should handle an Ombudsman case. It also sets out the steps of an investigation and the issues which need to be borne in mind.

Tue, 21/09/2010

Guidance on Civil Servants' business expenses

The Civil Service Code sets out the standards of behaviour expected of all civil servants. It makes clear that: civil servants must make sure public money and other resources are used properly and efficiently.

Tue, 21/09/2010

Guidance on Civil Servants receiving hospitality

The Code states that: civil servants must not accept gifts or hospitality or receive other benefits from anyone which might reasonably be seen to compromise their personal judgement or integrity.

Tue, 21/09/2010

Guidance on new Ombudsmen scheme

This is a guidance for government departments on setting up Ombudsman scheme. An effective (and British and Irish Ombudsman Association (BIOA) compliant) Ombudsman scheme can be the hallmark of fair redress. It is important therefore that anyone establishing such a scheme should consult with the Cabinet Office which acts as the Government liaison point on Ombudsman matters, and also provides the channel of communication with BIOA.

Tue, 21/09/2010

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