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.
|Access Granted To||Organisation||Period|
|Deputy Director - Promotion of Scotland & Tourism||Scottish Government||24 hrs|
|Minister for Enterprise, Energy & Tourism||Scottish Government||24 hrs|
|Head - Tourism||Scottish Government||24 hrs|
|Policy Officer - Tourism||Scottish Government||24 hrs|
|Assistant Statistician||Scottish Government||24 hrs|
|Special Advisor||Scottish Government||24 hrs|
|Communications Officer||Scottish Government||24 hrs|
|Manager - Strategic Research||Visits Scotland||24 hrs|
|Tourism Insight Manager||Visits Scotland||24 hrs|
|Head of Corporate Communications||Visits Scotland||24 hrs|
|Corporate Affairs Manager||Visits Scotland||24 hrs|
|Insight Specialist||Visit Britain||24 hrs|