Transparency data: BEIS: ministerial gifts, hospitality, travel and meetings, July to September 2017

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) publishes details of ministers’ meetings with external organisations, gifts (given and received), hospitality and overseas travel on a quarterly basis.

This data is also available on data.gov.uk:

Transparency data: BEIS: senior officials’ business expenses, hospitality and meetings, January to March 2017

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) publishes details of the permanent secretary’s external meetings and senior officials’ business expenses and hospitality on a quarterly basis.

The data on external meetings also covers the Government Chief Scientific Adviser as this is a permanent secretary level post.

Transparency data: BEIS: spending over £25,000, February 2017

Updated: Updated to amend errors in the supplier column.

Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) publishes details of all departmental spending over £25,000 on a monthly basis.

Note

BEIS replaced the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) and the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) in July 2016.

While we have been able to produce a single BEIS dataset from August 2016, users can filter by Entity (Column B) to show spend data at the former department level. In addition, there remain some differences as follows.

Ex-DECC expenditure details all items over £500 as extracted from the ex DECC accounting system. Transaction Numbers (Column G) contain 11 digits and are alpha numeric.

Ex-BIS expenditure details all items, regardless of value, as extracted from the ex-BIS accounting system. Transactions Numbers (Column G) contain 6 digits and are numeric. Ex-BIS also includes the following information wherever possible:

  • description
  • supplier post code
  • supplier type
  • contract number
  • project code
  • expenditure type

Transparency data: BEIS: spending over £25,000, March 2017

Updated: Updated to amend errors in the supplier column.

Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) publishes details of all departmental spending over £25,000 on a monthly basis.

Note

BEIS replaced the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) and the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) in July 2016.

While we have been able to produce a single BEIS dataset from August 2016, users can filter by Entity (Column B) to show spend data at the former department level. In addition, there remain some differences as follows.

Ex-DECC expenditure details all items over £500 as extracted from the ex DECC accounting system. Transaction Numbers (Column G) contain 11 digits and are alpha numeric.

Ex-BIS expenditure details all items, regardless of value, as extracted from the ex-BIS accounting system. Transactions Numbers (Column G) contain 6 digits and are numeric. Ex-BIS also includes the following information wherever possible:

  • description
  • supplier post code
  • supplier type
  • contract number
  • project code
  • expenditure type