Acas Publication Scheme

Who we are and what we do

Roles and responsibilities

Organisation structure

Location and Contact details

What we spend and how we spend it

Acas public spending

What our priorities are and how we are doing

Strategic and business plans

Internal and external performance reviews

Performance reports to parliament

Impact assessments (available by written request)

Performance statistics (available by written request)

How we make decisions

Decision making processes, internal criteria and procedures e.g. equality impact assessments

Major policy proposals and decisions (available by written request)

Background information for major policy proposals

Public consultations

Our policies and procedures

Current written protocols for delivering our functions and responsibilities

Recruiting and employing staff

Health and safety

  • Health and safety policy statement (available by written request).
  • Health and Safety (available by written request).

Current Vacancies

Freedom of Information and Data protection Acts

Requests for information which is not routinely released are subject to the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act and the Environmental Information Regulations. It is Acas's general policy not to charge for the provision of information under the FOI Act and the EIRs or to charge for administering subject access requests under section 7 of the Data Protection Act.

Lists and Registers

Register of Gifts and Hospitality (available by written request)

The services we offer

Advice and guidance, booklets and leaflets, transactions and media releases. A description of the services offered.

Services for the Public

Accessing information

Availability of Information

The classes of information we commit to publishing are under this scheme are published on the Acas website and The information subject to this scheme is available free of charge. Requests for information not described in the scheme should be made in writing to the Information and Guidance Team.

Responsibility for the Publication Scheme

Information and Guidance Team
22nd floor
Euston Tower
286 Euston Road
London NW1 3JJ

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