Lobbying and transparency policies (FOI)
Lobbying and transparency policies (FOI)Produced by the Freedom of Information office
Authored by Government of Jersey and published on 16 March 2022.
Prepared internally, no external costs.
Does Jersey have a policy / regulations related to lobbying, or which relates in part to lobbying government? If so please can you provide a copy.
Does the Government of Jersey have any policies which relate to transparency in the public sector, either whole or in part? If so please provide a copy.
There are Laws which govern how government operates which are set out below.
Under these Laws sit the Members and Ministerial codes; the Public Finances Manual, which includes competitive processes for tendering and disclosures around related party transactions; various elements of practice relating to employment, including the Civil Service Code; as well as the Anti-Corruption Policy. Together these documents cover governance arrangements relating to engagement with private interests, such as gifts and tendering, and reporting, i.e., activities associated with lobbying and transparency.
Also attached is the current Anti-Corruption Policy. Please note this policy is currently under revision as part of the developing an Anti-Fraud and Corruption Strategy.
States of Jersey Anti-Corruption Policy