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Retail Sales - 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.

Access granted to

Organisation

Period

 

 

 

Governor

Bank of England

24 hrs

 

 

 

Deputy Governor

Bank of England

24 hrs

 

 

 

Deputy Governor

Bank of England

24 hrs

 

 

 

PS - Governor to the Bank of England

Bank of England

24 hrs

 

 

 

Assistant PS to the Governor

Bank of England

24 hrs

 

 

 

Governor’s Economic Assistant

Bank of England

24 hrs

 

 

 

Governor’s Support

Bank of England

24 hrs

 

 

 

Secretary Governor’s Office

Bank of England

24 hrs

 

 

 

Assistant PA Governor’s Office

Bank of England

24 hrs

 

 

 

Secretary of State

BIS

24 hrs

 

 

 

Director General Economics

BIS

24 hrs

 

 

 

Briefing Clearance Official

BIS

24 hrs

 

 

 

Higher Statistical Officer

BIS

24 hrs

 

 

 

Economist Briefing Official

BIS

24 hrs

 

 

 

Deputy Prime Minister

Cabinet Office

24 hrs

 

 

 

PSS/ Deputy Prime Minister

Cabinet Office

24 hrs

 

 

 

PSS/ Deputy Prime Minister

Cabinet Office

24 hrs

 

 

 

Special Advisor

Cabinet Office

24 hrs

 

 

 

Chief of Staff

Cabinet Office

24 hrs

 

 

 

Head of the DPM’s Office

Cabinet Office

24 hrs

 

 

 

Head of Communications

Cabinet Office

24 hrs

 

 

 

PS - Prime Minister

Downing Street

24 hrs

 

 

 

Parliamentary Clerk

Downing Street

24 hrs

 

 

 

Permanent Secretary

Downing Street

24 hrs

 

 

 

Chancellor

HMT

24 hrs

 

 

 

Chief Secretary to the Treasury

HMT

24 hrs

 

 

 

Exchequer Secretary

HMT

24 hrs

 

 

 

Financial Secretary

HMT

24 hrs

 

 

 

Permanent  Secretary

HMT

24 hrs

 

 

 

Macroeconomic and Fiscal Policy Directorate

HMT

24 hrs

 

 

 

Special Advisor

HMT

24 hrs

 

 

 

Special Advisor

HMT

24 hrs

 

 

 

Head of News

HMT

24 hrs

 

 

 

CHX press officer

HMT

24 hrs

 

 

 

Private Secretary to the Prime Minister

HMT

24 hrs

 

 

 

Private Secretary to the Prime Minister

HMT

24 hrs

 

 

 

Treasury Briefing Official Preparing Brief

HMT

24 hrs

 

 

 

Treasury Official Clearing Briefing

HMT

24 hrs

 

 

 

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