Offshoring policy for DWP contractors

The DWP offshoring policy sets out what controls and recommended practices apply to contractors or sub-contractors.



The offshoring policy details controls and recommended practices for:

  • those responsible for awarding and managing contracts for DWP
  • contractors or sub-contractors who are considering hosting or accessing departmental systems, services or official information outside of the UK
Published 18 October 2013
Last updated 9 July 2024 + show all updates
  1. Published updated version of the policy.

  2. Revised guide, version 4 (March 2016).

  3. First published.