What we do

The Efficiency and Reform Group (ERG) works in partnership with HM Treasury and government departments to deliver efficiencies, savings and reforms on behalf of UK taxpayers. ERG aims to save money, transform the way public services are delivered, improve user experience and support UK growth.

ERG is part of the Cabinet Office.

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We work on these topics

  1. Government efficiency, transparency and accountability

    Openness and transparency can save money, strengthen people's trust in government and encourage greater public participation in decision-making. Read more

Our policies

  1. Buying and managing government goods and services more efficiently and effectively

    We're changing the way government buys goods and services so we can save money and support the economy.

  2. Transforming government services to make them more efficient and effective for users

    We're improving government services and increasing the amount of public service mutuals to make services more effective for users.

  3. Helping government departments improve their efficiency and performance to save the taxpayer money

    Saving taxpayer money by reducing fraud, error, and debt in the public sector, and making the way we work more efficient and effective.

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Our announcements

Our publications

  1. Government savings in 2013 to 2014

    • 10 June 2014
    • Corporate report
  2. State of the estate 2013

    • 6 June 2014
    • Corporate report

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Our statistics

Our management

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    ERG Service Desk
    Cabinet Office
    Rosebery Court
    St Andrews Business Park

    Norwich, Norfolk
    NR7 0HS

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