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GOV.UK - UK Government Departments, Agencies & Public Bodies (GB-GOVUK)


This list is deprecated in favour of GB-GOR, the Government Organisation Registry which assigns a unique code to each agency with a page at

To construct a legacy GB-GOVUK identifier, use the final segment of the url of a body at (below /organisations) as the "registration number", converting all "-" to "_". Keep "registration number" portion all lowercase.

It should be possible to map form GB-GOVUK to GB-GOR identifiers.

  • Coverage: GB

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