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Better Regulation - Guidance

The following links take you to:

  • A template for the Business and Regulatory Impact Assessment (BRIA)
  • More detailed guidance on what the BRIA involves, when and how often it should be completed and published, and approval requirements.
  • A flowchart outlining each stage of the BRIA process.
  • A detailed toolkit which explains each part of the process and where you can get supoort and advice.
  • A list of Frequently Asked Questions.