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Consumer Price Inflation - Pre-release access, September 2013

The phrase 'Pre-release Access' refers to the practice whereby official statistics in their final form, and any accompanying written commentary, are made available to an eligible person in advance of their publication. The rules and principles which govern pre-release access are featured within the Pre-release Access to Official Statistics Order 2008.

Besides ONS staff, the following persons are given pre-release access by the period indicated before release.

Prime Minister 10 Downing Street 24 hrs

PS to Prime Minister 10 Downing Street 24 hrs

PPS to Prime Minister 10 Downing Street 24 hrs

Parliamentary Clerk 10 Downing Street 24 hrs

Senior Policy Adviser 10 Downing Street 24 hrs

Deputy Prime Minister Deputy Prime Minister's Office 24 hrs

Principal Private Secretary to DPM Deputy Prime Minister's Office 24 hrs

Private Secretary to DPM Deputy Prime Minister's Office 24 hrs

Cabinet Secretary Deputy Prime Minister's Office 24 hrs

DPM's Chief of Staff Deputy Prime Minister's Office 24 hrs

Head of the DPM's Office Deputy Prime Minister's Office 24 hrs

DPM's Special Adviser for Economic Affairs Deputy Prime Minister's Office 24 hrs

Governor Bank of England 3.5* days in months when the Monetary Policy Committee falls 3 (working) days prior to release, otherwise 24 hrs

PS to Governor Bank of England 3.5* days in months when the Monetary Policy Committee falls 3 (working) days prior to release, otherwise 24 hrs

Assistant PS to Governor Bank of England 3.5* days in months when the Monetary Policy Committee falls 3 (working) days prior to release, otherwise 24 hrs

Deputy Governor x 2 Bank of England 3.5* days in months when the Monetary Policy Committee falls 3 (working) days prior to release, otherwise 24 hrs

Economic Assistant - Governor Bank of England 3.5* days in months when the Monetary Policy Committee falls 3 (working) days prior to release, otherwise 24 hrs

Official - Governor's Office x 3 Bank of England 3.5* days in months when the Monetary Policy Committee falls 3 (working) days prior to release, otherwise 24 hrs

Member – MPC x 6 Bank of England 3.5* days in months when the Monetary Policy Committee falls 3 (working) days prior to release

Oversight Committee Member - Bank of England 3.5* days in months when the Monetary Policy Committee falls 3 (working) days prior to release 

Secretariat – MPC x 7 Bank of England 3.5* days in months when the Monetary Policy Committee falls 3 (working) days prior to release

Monetary Analysis Prices Team Bank of England 24 hrs

Chancellor of the Exchequer HM Treasury 3.5* days in months when the Monetary Policy Committee falls 3 (working) days prior to release, otherwise 24 hours

PS to Chancellor of the Exchequer HM Treasury 3.5* days in months when the Monetary Policy Committee falls 3 (working) days prior to release, otherwise 24 hours

Chief Secretary to the Treasury HM Treasury 24 hrs

PS to Permanent Secretary to the Treasury HM Treasury 3.5* days in months when the Monetary Policy Committee falls 3 (working) days prior to release, otherwise 24 hours

PS to Chief Secretary to the Treasury HM Treasury 24 hrs

Economic Secretary to the Treasury HM Treasury 24 hrs

PS to Economic Secretary to the Treasury HM Treasury 24 hrs

Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury HM Treasury 24 hrs

Secretary of State X 2 Department for Business, Innovation and Skills 24 hrs

PS to Secretary of State Department for Business, Innovation and Skills 24 hrs

Briefing Clearing Economist Department for Business, Innovation and Skills 24 hrs

Briefing Preparation Economist Department for Business, Innovation and Skills 24 hrs

Briefing Preparation Statistician Department for Business, Innovation and Skills 24 hrs

Secretary of State Department for Business, Innovation and Skills 24 hrs

Special Advisor Department for Business, Innovation and Skills 24 hrs

Press Officer (subject specialist) Department for Business, Innovation and Skills 24 hrs   

* In October 2013, the pre-release access to the September CPI figures was extended to 4.5 days due to the timing of the Monetary Policy Committee being moved forward a day
   

   
   
   
   
   
 

 

 

 


 

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