Policies and standards

Key policy and guidance resources are listed here.

  • Equality, diversity and inclusion
    Is an integral part of our vision to deliver new knowledge and an enriched, healthier, more sustainable and resilient society and culture, and to contribute to a prosperous economy.
  • Research integrity
    We aim to help researchers and research organisations to undertake and manage research to the highest standards and provides guidance on the reporting and investigation of unacceptable research conduct.
  • Collaboration agreements
    Collaboration agreements between UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) and other organisations can ensure the UK continues to have a world-leading role in research and development.
  • Requesting information from us
    We are committed to openness, transparency good record-keeping and effective communication in our handling of requests for information.
  • Funding Assurance Programme
    The Programme provides assurance to the UKRI Accounting Officer that public funds destined for research are properly safeguarded and used for the purposes intended by Parliament.

  • Complaints Policy
    Information on our formal complaints procedure and how to register a complaint with us.
  • Health and Safety Policy
    This policy has been established to consolidate these management systems and will be developed to further integrate these within a UKRI Health and Safety management system.
  • Sustainability
    UKRI is committed to ensuring that sustainability is embedded in everything we do, as outlined in our Strategic Prospectus.