Re-using public sector information

Learn about re-using public sector information (PSI), licensing and copyright, and more.

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PSI is information produced by central and local government or any other public body. Find out more about the regulations on the re-use of PSI.

Find information about copyright in relation to documents held in The National Archives, as well as Crown copyright.

The Office of Public Sector Information, part of The National Archives, runs the Information Fair Trader Scheme (IFTS), which sets and assesses standards for public sector bodies.

Please note that new guidance will be available in summer 2015 for public sector bodies, the cultural sector, and re-users in advance of the of Public Sector Information (Amendment) Regulations 2015.

Please note that new guidance will be available in summer 2015 for public sector bodies, the cultural sector, and re-users in advance of the of Public Sector Information (Amendment) Regulations 2015.