Code of Practice


Regulatory guidance – Publishing official statistics and National Statistics

31 October 2018

Updated December 2018: This document has been updated to clarify the section ‘Sharing official statistics and other statistics prior to release’. Answers to questions we have received about publishing official statistics in line with the Code of Practice for Statistics. […]


Statements on Labour Party’s Inclusive Ownership Funds policy

31 October 2018

Sir David Norgrove, Chair, UK Statistics Authority writes to Rt Hon John McDonnell MP, Shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer. Related Links Response to statements on free bus travel (August 2018) Response regarding comments on Universal Credit (February 2018)  

News & Events

Celebrating one year since the refresh of the Code of Practice for Statistics

22 February 2019

This time last year, the UK Statistics Authority launched the refreshed Code of Practice for Statistics.  The refreshed Code has supported and developed thinking on statistics as a public asset based on three pillars – Trustworthiness, Quality and Value. This has enabled users and producers […]

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