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Report published on 24 April 2012Government response published on 11 September 2012.
In 2010, PASC undertook an inquiry into the way that the Government develops strategy at the highest level. PASC published its Report "Who does UK National Strategy?" on 12 October 2010, and a Further Report on 28 January 2011. Find further information on that enquiry.
The Committee promised to continue to scrutinise the development of strategy-making in Whitehall; and undertook a further inquiry on "Strategic thinking in Government" in 2011-12.
The following are the links to Strategic thinking in Government:
Issues and Questions paper (PDF) ( PDF 114 KB)
Written evidence (PDF) ( PDF 1.23 MB)
Strategic thinking in Government Report and Oral Evidence (PDF)
Letter from Rt Hon Oliver Letwin MP (PDF) ( PDF 115 KB)
Government response published as Special Report (PDF)
Committee publishes report on 10 January 2014
PASC publishes report on engaging the public in National Strategy
Public Administration Select Committee holds evidence session
Public Administration Select Committee publishes report on strategic thinking in Government
Oliver Letwin MP gives evidence to Public Administration Select Committee
Public Adminstration Select Committee holds evidence session.
PASC holds evidence session with Professor John Kay
PASC holds evidence session on strategic thinking in Government.
Third Special Report