This is Historic England’s Guide to Information, which lists the information that we routinely make publicly available. We follow the model publication scheme provided by the Information Commissioner's Office.
The Freedom of Information Act requires us to publish information under certain headings, termed 'classes'.
Information regarding which services are charged for and links to costs can also be found here.
Class 1: Who we are and what we do
Organisational information, structures, locations and contacts.
Roles & responsibilities
Class 2: What we spend and how we spend it
Financial information relating to projected and actual income and expenditure, procurement, contracts and financial audit.
Financial statements, budgets and variance reports
Senior staff and board members’ allowances and expenses
Class 3: What our priorities are and how we are doing
Strategies and plans, performance indicators, audits, inspections and reviews
Internal and external performance reviews
Class 4: How we make decisions
Decision making processes and records of decisions.
Major policy proposals and decisions
Internal communications guidance and criteria used for decision making ie process systems and key personnel
Class 5: Policies and procedures
Current written protocols, policies and procedures for delivering services and responsibilities.