The phrase 'Pre-release Access' refers to the practice whereby official
in their final form, and any accompanying written commentary, are made
an eligible person in advance of their publication. The rules and
govern pre-release access are featured within the Pre-release Access to
Statistics Order 2008.
Besides ONS staff, the following persons are given pre-release access by
indicated before release.
|Access granted to
|Prime Minister Private Secretary to Prime Minister
||10 Downing Street
|Governor of the Bank of England Deputy Governor of the Bank of England PS – Governor Assistant PS – Governor Economic Assistant – Governor Governor’s Office Support Staff Monetary Policy Committee Members Oversight Committee Director - Monetary Analysis
||Bank of England
|Chancellor of the Exchequer Chief Secretary to the Treasury Exchequer Secretary to the Treasury Economic Secretary to the Treasury Financial Secretary to the Treasury Permanent Secretary to the Treasury Chief Economic Adviser Special Adviser Treasury Briefing Preparing Official Treasury Official Clearing Brief Duty Press Officer (CHX Spokesperson) Duty Press Officer (Senior Economy Spokesperson)
|Secretary of State Minister for Business and Enterprise Briefing Clearance Official Briefing Preparation Official Economist Briefing Official Special Advisor
||Business, Innovation and Skills