This SLA on macroeconomic statistics describes the services, performance standards and arrangements governing the supply of information to HMT; and the undertaking by both parties to maintain an open dialogue on the interpretation and use of such statistics.
The SLA covers the services, performance standards and arrangements governing the supply of information from ONS to the Bank of England.
Firm Agreement between ONS and the Bank of England (2.27 Mb Pdf)
The Firm Agreement covers the supply of data from the Bank of England to ONS for macroeconomic statistical purposes.
Report on the performance of the Bank of England under the terms of the Firm Agreement (27.3 Kb Pdf)
This report covers the period from April 2003 to March 2004.
It aims to give an overview of the level of service to ONS by the Monetary and Financial Statistics Division of the Bank of England in meeting the service level standards of the Firm Agreement.