UK Research and Innovation aims to be as open as possible in informing others how we conduct our business through our publications, our website and face-to-face discussions.

Our publication scheme (PDF, 130Kb) outlines the information we routinely publish and provides links to help you locate it.

We are committed to openness, transparency good record-keeping and effective communication in our handling of requests for information. All information will be made freely available unless there is a good reason not to do so, in line with relevant exemptions.

  • The Freedom of Information Act 2000 and Environmental Information Regulations 2004 give you specific rights to obtain information about what we do and how we do.
  • The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) (EU) (2016/679) gives you the right to see personal information we hold about you.

For full details on how to make a request under the Freedom of Information Act or Environmental Information Regulations or to request your own personal data under the General Data Protection Regulations please visit the UKRI website.