Central Government departments

21 records found
Dept▲Full nameData loaded rangeCommentSpend URL
BEISDepartment for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy2016/08 - 2019/03Backlog of spend data from 2017/10 is being gradually addressed. De...Spend page
BISDepartment for Business, Innovation and Skills2011/01 - 2016/07Dept disbanded in July 2016 and incorporated into BEIS.Spend page
COCabinet Office2011/01 - 2019/09Data easy to access. Reasonably up to date.Spend page
DCMSDepartment for Culture Media and Sport2011/01 - 2019/09Peculiar data content. Very few records. Usually not up to date.Spend page
DECCDepartment of Energy and Climate Change2011/01 - 2016/07Dept disbanded in July 2016 and incorporated into BEIS.Spend page
DefraDepartment for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs2011/01 - 2019/08Reasonably up to date. Few records. May 2012 missing.Spend page
DExEUDepartment for Exiting the European Union2016/07 - 2019/09Up to date. Very few records - to say the least! Dept created in Ju...Spend page
DfEDepartment for Education2011/01 - 2019/08Data easy to access. Not usually up to date. Large number of record...Spend page
DFIDDepartment for International Development2011/01 - 2019/09Spend data is easy to access, consistent format and reasonably up t...Spend page
DfTDepartment for Transport2011/01 - 2019/08Now easy to download. Not up to date. Many data errors - missing or...Spend page
DHSCDepartment of Health & Social Care2011/01 - 2019/09Data easy to access. Reasonably up to date. Variable formats and va...Spend page
DITDepartment for International Trade2016/07 - 2019/08Data easy to access. Reasonably up to date. Dept created in July 20...Spend page
DWPDepartment for Work and Pensions2011/01 - 2019/09Data easy to access. Not usually up to date. Reasonably good qualit...Spend page
FCOForeign & Commonwealth Office2011/01 - 2019/09Spend data easy to access. Up to date. Some data errors. Large vari...Spend page
HMPPSHM Prison & Probation Service2019/01 - 2019/05Data easy to access. Not up to date. Data quality is usually good.Spend page
HMRCHM Revenue and Customs2011/01 - 2019/09Data easy to access and up to date.Spend page
HMTHM Treasury2011/01 - 2019/09Data easy to access. Reasonably up to date. Very few records.Spend page
HOHome Office2011/01 - 2019/06An egregious reluctance to publish spend data - 2015/16/17 data onl...Spend page
MHCLGMinistry of Housing, Communities and Local Government 2011/01 - 2019/04New name in Jan 2018. Data easy to access from exemplary spend page...Spend page
MODMinistry of Defence2011/01 - 2019/08Data easy to access. Reasonably up to date. Data quality is usually...Spend page
MOJMinistry of Justice2011/01 - 2019/04Not up to date. Improved download page but no overall collection pa...Spend page

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July 2016 - three new departments created (BEIS, DExEU & DIT) and two disbanded (BIS & DECC).

January 2018 - Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) renamed as Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) and Department of Health (DH) renamed as Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC)

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Relevant links:

Ministerial Statement re government accountability and transparency (14 Dec 2017)opens in new window

Prime Minister's memo to Cabinet colleagues re government transparency and open data (14 Dec 2017)opens in new window

Central Government IT news from Government Computing opens in new window

List of central government Departments, Agencies, Public Bodies etc opens in new window

Notes on Central Gov spend data

Whitehall Monitor 2017 report from the Institute of Government - criticism of poor transparency in central gov spending data. opens in new window