Becoming an Assurance Reviewer is a unique development opportunity as it offers individuals the chance to get involved with some of the highest profile projects and programmes in Government. For Departments who provide reviewers, the peer-to-peer learning helps build corporate capability in the successful delivery of their own projects/programmes.
These proposals outline the Government’s plans to take forward the commitment in the Coalition Agreement to speed up the move to IER and tackle electoral fraud. The current household registration system will be replaced by individual registration. Every elector will have to register individually and provide identifying information which will be used to verify their entitlement to be included in the electoral register. Only once their entitlement has been verified can a person be added to the register. This will help to restore trust in electoral system.
Information related to the review of the Central Office of Information (COI) including the final review and recommendations.
A list of all overseas visits made by Cabinet ministers and all other ministers costing in excess of £500 for each year since 1997.
Special Advisers information and guidance including the Special Advisor's Code of Conduct and the Model Contract for Special Advisers
Directory of Civil Service Guidance, the guidance is contained in two volumes.
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.
Guidance on handling government correspondence
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.
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.