What we do

We aim to enhance public confidence in the trustworthiness, quality and value of statistics produced by government.

As part of our regulatory work programme we are beginning a review of the National Statistics designation, to find out how the designation is understood outside of official statistics.

Our tools

Our main regulatory tools are:

You can find out more about what tools we use and why in our regulatory activity guide.

Our policies

Our Policy and Standards team develops policies and standards related to the Code of Practice for Statistics that guide our regulatory work.

Our key policies include:

Our Regulatory Work Programme

We update our Regulatory Work Programme on a rolling basis.

Publications Calendar

Office for Statistics Regulation Publications Calendar.

Meet the Team

Contact details for team members.

Our Business Plan

Information about our Business Plan for April 2020 to March 2021.

Our Vision

Our strategic vision for OSR - what we do, how we do it and why.

Our Values

Information on the purpose of the Office for Statistics Regulation and its values.

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