Constitutional Reform and Governance Act 2010 Explanatory Notes

Constitutional Reform and Governance Act 2010

2010 CHAPTER 25

Commentary on Sections

Part 1: the Civil Service

Chapter 1
Section 2: Establishment of the Civil Service Commission

60.Subsection (1) gives effect to Schedule 1, which establishes the Civil Service Commission as a body corporate with legal personality.

61.Subsections (3) and (4) set out the main function of the Commission. This concerns recruitment to the Civil Service, covered in sections 11 to 14. Reference is also made to the Commission’s other functions concerning complaints to the Commission under the civil service and diplomatic service codes of conduct (section 9).

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