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Labour Market Statistics - Pre-release access, August 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.

The following persons receive pre-release access to all of the statistics in the labour market release 24 hours in advance of publication.

Prime Minister
Cabinet Secretary
PS/Prime Minister
Parliamentary Clerk
PPS/ Prime Minister
Senior Policy Advisor

Deputy Prime Minister (DPM)
Principal Private Secretary to DPM
Deputy PPS to DPM
Director-General, Cabinet Office
Chief of staff
Special advisor

Chancellor of the Exchequer
Chief Secretary to the Treasury
Economic Secretary to the Treasury
Financial Secretary to the Treasury
Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury
Permanent Secretary, HM Treasury
Head of Macroeconomics & Fiscal Policy Directorate
Special advisor
Special advisor
Head of News
Duty Press Officer
Official clearing brief
Official preparing brief

Secretary of State for Work & Pensions
Minister of State for Employment
Minister for Disabled People
Minister of State for Pensions
Minister for Welfare Reform

Permanent Secretary, Dept for Work & Pensions (DWP)
Director General, Operations
Head of Labour Market Analysis Division
Deputy Head of Labour Market Analysis Division
Labour market strategy director
Labour market analyst
Labour market statistics briefing official
Assistant economist
Head of PM’s Briefing Unit at DWP
Press Secretary to Secretary of State
Press Officer
Special advisor

Governor of Bank of England
Deputy Governor
Deputy Governor
Assistant PS to Governor
Assistant PS to Governor
Economic Assistant
Official, Governors Office, Bank of England
Official, Governors Office, Bank of England
Official, Governors Office, Bank of England

Secretary of State for Business, Innovation & Skills
Minister for Employment relations, consumer and postal affairs

Head of Employment Market Analysis
Assistant economist

Secretary of State for Scotland
Economic advisor, Scotland Office

Secretary of State for Wales
Head of Economic Policy, Wales Office
Head of Economy, Wales Office

First Minister, Scotland
Minister for Enterprise, Energy & Tourism
Cabinet Sec for Finance & Sustainable Growth
Cabinet Sec for Education and Lifelong Learning
Cabinet Sec for Infrastructure, Investment and Cities
Minister for Youth Employment

Permanent Secretary, Scottish Government
Economic advisor
Special advisor
Director of Employability, Skills & Lifelong Learning
Communications official
Chief Economist
Special advisor
Briefing official, Education Analytical Services Division
Deputy Director, Youth, Employability & Skills
Assistant Statistician
Briefing official, Office of Chief Economic Advisor

First Minister, Wales
Minister for Economy, Science and Transport
Minister for Education & Skills
Deputy Minister for Skills & Technology

Head of Economic & Labour Market Statistics, Welsh Government
Statistical officer
Chief economist
Press Officer

First Minister, Northern Ireland
Deputy First Minister, Northern Ireland
Minister for Finance & Personnel
Minister for Enterprise, Trade & Investment

Head of Northern Ireland Civil Service
Permanent Secretary, Dept. of Enterprise, Trade & Investment
Head of Analytical Services, Dept of Enterprise, Trade & Investment
Senior Press Officer
Special advisor
NISRA Senior principle statistician (Northern Ireland)
NISRA Principal statistician (Northern Ireland)
NISRA Principal statistician (Northern Ireland)
Head of Strategic Policy, Dept. of Enterprise, Trade & Investment

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