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Building confidence in the handling and use of data

This guidance deals with handling data to produce and publish official statistics. It also deals with how to make data available to external users in ways that are transparent and accountable.

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Metadata item Details
Publication date:16 October 2018
Author:Office for Statistics Regulation
Approver:UK Statistics Authority Board
Who this is for:Producers of statistics


Access this guidance on the Office for Statistics Regulation’s website.


Review frequency:

This guidance will be reviewed and updated periodically.


Date Changes
22 October 2018

The list of relevant legislation has been extended to include the Statistics of Trade and Employment (Northern Ireland) Order 1988.

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