Governance in United Kingdom

As well as the primary and secondary stages of education, the Department for Education is responsible for all aspects of policy affecting children and young people. The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills is responsible for science and innovation, as well as further and higher education and skills.


Department for Education
London
Tel: +44 370 000 2288
Secretary of State: Nicky Morgan
Minister for Schools: David Laws
Minister for School Reform: Nick Gibb
Permanent secretary: Chris Wormald

Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

London
Tel: +44 20 7215 5000
Secretary of state: Dr John Vincent ‘Vince’ Cable
Permanent secretary: Martin Donnelly

Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills
London
Tel: +44 300 123 1231
Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector: Sir Michael Wilshaw

As well as the primary and secondary stages of education, the Department for Education is responsible for all aspects of policy affecting children and young people. The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills is responsible for science and innovation, as well as further and higher education and skills.

Governance in United Kingdom
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
Department for Education
Office for Standards in Education, Children's Services and Skills (OFSTED)
Skills Funding Agency

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