Guidance and resources

This website contains a range of guidance and resources for producers of official statistics and other users of the Code. Click on a button below to find the information that’s most helpful to you.

Producing official statistics

Links to guidance and resources on how to apply and comply with the Code’s principles and practices.

Working in an organisation that
produces official statistics

Why the Code matters and one-page summaries of the Code for various roles.

Using official statistics

Finding statistics and data, links to guidance on writing about statistics and the Data Diagnostic Tool.

Voluntarily applying the Code

Case studies of organisations that have voluntarily applied the pillars of the Code.

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