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Public Sector Employment - Pre-release access, Q2 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.

Access Granted to: Organisation Period
Prime Minister 10 Downing Street 24 hours
Head of Research and Information 10 Downing Street 24 hours

Prime Minister

10 Downing Street

24 hours
Deputy Prime Minister Cabinet Office 24 hours
Minister for the Cabinet Office and Paymaster General Cabinet Office  24 hours
Cabinet Secretary Cabinet Office 24 hours
Statistician Cabinet Office 24 hours
Director General Cabinet Office 24 hours
Deputy Director Cabinet Office 24 hours
Head of Civil Service Cabinet Office 24 hours
Statistical Officer Cabinet Office 24 hours
Senior Policy Advisor Cabinet Office 24 hours
Press Officer Cabinet Office 24 hours
Head of Communication Cabinet Office 24 hours
Special Advisor Cabinet Office 24 hours
Special Advisor Cabinet Office 24 hours
PPS to Deputy Prime Minister Cabinet Office 24 hours

PS to Deputy Prime Minister

Cabinet Office 

24 hours
Chief Statistician in Local Government Finance Department for Communities and Local Government 24 hours
Policy Advisor Department for Communities and Local Government 24 hours

Statistician

Department for Communities and Local Government 24 hours
Chancellor of the Exchequer HM Treasury 24 hours
Chief Secretary to the Treasury HM Treasury 24 hours
Financial Secretary to the Treasury HM Treasury 24 hours
Press Officer HM Treasury 24 hours
Policy Advisor HM Treasury 24 hours
Special Advisor, DPM's Office HM Treasury 24 hours

Senior Policy Advisor

HM Treasury 24 hours
First Minister Scottish Government 24 hours
Minister for Enterprise, Energy and Tourism Scottish Government 24 hours
Minister for Youth Unemployment Scottish Government 24 hours
Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Sustainable Growth Scottish Government 24 hours
Special Advisor Scottish Government 24 hours
Communications Officer Scottish Government 24 hours
Statistician Scottish Government 24 hours
Assistant Statistician Scottish Government 24 hours
Economist Scottish Government 24 hours

Economist

Scottish Government 24 hours
First Minister Welsh Government 24 hours
Statistician Welsh Government 24 hours
Statistical Officer Welsh Government 24 hours
Minister for Economy, Science and Transport Welsh Government 24 hours
Economist Welsh Government 24 hours

Press Officer

Welsh Government 24 hours
Deputy Head of Labour Market Analysis Division Department for Work and Pensions 24 hours
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