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

Voluntary Application update

15 May 2018

On 9 May 2018, the Office for Statistics Regulation hosted an event to discuss voluntary application of the Code of Practice for statistics. Ed Humpherson, Director General for Regulation said: “This event was full of energy and potential for a […]

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