Re-using public sector information

Learn about re-using public sector information (PSI), licensing and copyright, and more.

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Public sector information (PSI) is produced by central and local government or any other public body including cultural sector bodies. Find out more about the re-use of PSI.

Read our guidance on the implementation of the Re-use of Public Sector Information Regulations 2015 below, view our project timetable or read about the consultations we conducted.

The Office of Public Sector Information, part of The National Archives, runs the Information Fair Trader Scheme (IFTS), which sets and assesses standards for public sector bodies.

Under the Re-use of Public Sector Information Regulations 2015, information re-users can complain if they have a dispute with the public sector body holding the information.