National Audit Office

The National Audit Office (NAO) scrutinises public spending for Parliament. Their public audit perspective helps Parliament hold government to account and improve public services.  more...

Department for Transport

DfT works with its agencies and partners to support the transport network that helps the UK’s businesses and gets people and goods travelling around the country. DfT plans and invests in transport infrastructure to keep the UK on the move.  more...

Highways England

Highways England operates, maintains and improves England’s motorways and major A roads.  Highways England is responsible to DfT for a rolling five-year 'Road Investment Strategy' programme.  (Roads in the other UK nations are managed by equivalent bodies.)  more...

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Defra IS the UK government department responsible for safeguarding our natural environment, supporting the UK's world-leading food and farming industry, and sustaining a thriving rural economy. Defra's very broad remit means it plays a major role in all our day-to-day lives, from the food we eat and the air we breathe, to the water we drink  more...

Department for Business, Energy…

BEIS's task is to build an economy that works for everyone in the UK, so that there are great places in every part of the country for people to work and for businesses to invest, innovate and grow.  more...

Innovate UK (UKRI)

Innovate UK is part of UK Research and Innovation, a non-departmental public body funded by grant-in-aid from the UK government. Innovate UK drives productivity and economic growth by supporting businesses to develop and realise the potential of new ideas, including those from the UK’s world-class research base.  more...

The Environment Agency

Environment Agency works to create better places for people and wildlife, and support sustainable development EA is an executive non-departmental public body sponsored by Defra.  more...

Food Standards Agency

FSA is a non-ministerial Government department working across England, Wales and Northern Ireland to protect public health and consumers' wider interests in food. It make sure that food is safe and what it says it is  more...

Animal and Plant Health Agency

APHA work to safeguard animal and plant health for the benefit of people, the environment and the economy. APHA is an executive agency of DEFRA.  more...