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Civil Servants: Conduct

Question for Cabinet Office

UIN 150105, tabled on 30 March 2022

To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, if the requirement on civil servants and special advisers, under the Rights and responsibilities listed in the Civil Service code, to report to their line managers actions by others which they believe conflict with the code, also applies to conduct by themselves.

Answered on

19 April 2022

The Code sets out that if an individual has a concern they should start by talking to their line manager or someone else in their line management chain.

Answered by

Cabinet Office
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