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What we spend and how

Financial statements, budgets and variance reports

Our latest Operating Accounts, Statement of total recognised gains and losses, Balance Sheet, Cash flow statements and notes to the accounts (which include staff numbers, staff costs, pension costs, operating charges and fixed assets) are available in our Annual Report.

Corporate expenditure

Ordnance Survey is fully committed to the Government's transparency agenda, in support of which we publish expenditure items over £500.

You may also view past procurement contracts above the OJEU threshold.

Staff and board members allowance and expenses

Information to follow.

Pay and grading structures

We are redefining our reward strategy, the first part of which is to define our pay & performance philosophy. Our aim is to reward employees competitively based on their contributions to the overall success of the organisation.

The pay & performance philosophy is underpinned by the following principles:

  • External Market
  • Internal Relativity
  • Individual Performance
  • Budget

Procurement and tendering process

You may view information about our procurement guide, tendering and how we work with suppliers.

Internal financial Regulations

We comply with IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) as amended by the government's Financial Reporting Manual (FReM), and our accounting policies are set out in our Annual Accounts.

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