Machinery of Government

Inquiry concluded


Since June 2007 the Committee has been in dialogue with the Government on whether the Prime Minister should continue to exercise near-absolute power to reorganise the Civil Service Departments.

On 1 June 2009 the House of Commons Public Administration Select Committee  published its Seventh Report of Session 2008-09, Further Report on Machinery of Government (with the Government Response to the Committee’s Eighth Report of Session 2007-08) (PDF 111 KB).

Earlier Reports