Home Office And Cyber Crime

Home Office And Cyber Crime

The UK’s Home Office is the lead Government department for immigration, passports, counter-terrorism, policing, drugs and crime. It is also responsible for the Government’s Cyber Crime Strategy The Government is strongly committed to ensuring that everyone in the UK has access to the benefits of the internet. The internet has brought, and will continue to […]

Cabinet Office, ICT and the Government Digital Service

Cabinet Office, ICT and the Government Digital Service

The UK’s Cabinet Office (CO) supports the Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister, and ensures the effective running of government. Duties include taking responsibility for the government’s ICT strategy as well as the Government Digital Service (GDS). The GDS helps government make digital services and information simpler, clearer and faster. GDS put users’ needs before the […]

Gambling Commission

Gambling Commission

The Gambling Commission (GC) was set up under the Gambling Act 2005 to regulate arcades, betting, bingo, casinos, gaming machine providers, gambling software providers, lottery operators and external lottery managers and remote gambling (online and by phone) that uses British-based equipment. On 1 October 2013 we also took over the responsibilities of the National Lottery […]

What does the Information Commissioner do?

What does the Information Commissioner do?

What does the Information Commissioner do? The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is the UK’s independent public authority set up to uphold information rights. It does this by promoting good practice, ruling on complaints, providing information to individuals and organisations and taking appropriate action when the law is broken. The Information Commissioner’s Office enforces and oversees […]

Competition and Markets Authority

Competition and Markets Authority

The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) promotes competition for the benefit of consumers, both within and outside the UK. Its mission is to make markets work well in the interests of consumers, businesses and the economy.  Top stories [wp_rss_multi_importer category=”34″ maxperpage=”10″] Competition and Markets Authority’s Responsibilities The Competition and Markets Authority is responsible for: […]

Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO)

Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO)

The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) promotes British interests overseas, supporting our citizens and businesses around the globe. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office and its network of embassies and consulates is a unique national asset. British diplomats have world-class skills in understanding and influencing what is happening abroad, supporting our citizens who are travelling and […]

Department for Education

The UK’s Department for Education is committed to creating a world-class state education system. To help achieve this goal it has published its own Digital Strategy to reflect the UK Government’s overall policies. This briefing provides information on the role of the Department for Education in policy-making, the Digital Strategy and procurement opportunities for the private sector. The Department […]

Cabinet Office

Cabinet Office

Movers and shakers The UK Cabinet Office (CO) supports the Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister, and ensure the effective running of government. The CO is also the corporate headquarters for government, in partnership with HM Treasury, and takes the lead in critical policy areas including: supporting collective government, helping to ensure the effective development, […]