My years of experience of the Whitehall machine tells me that the Government will have a fight on its hands. Ministers must push for reform.
Posts Tagged: Bureaucracy
Lifting the cost of unnecessary red tape for housing associations would finance 9,000 new homes a year.
Alex Morton: Pro-immigration. Anti-Small Business. Pro-EU. And anti-Tory. The irresistible rise of the New Professional Class
The core of their beliefs is that elite expertise is preferred and believed superior to messier concepts such as the market or democracy.
Are there not already enough rules in place for those who represent a genuine nuisance?
The opportunity is there but the red tape will not all be scrapped automatically.
The bureaucracy squeezes out small firms from bidding and so restricts competition.
Burdens have been lifted. But what are we supposed to do now?
The paperwork culture has grown up because people in positions of authority in education have found it to their advantage.
Licensing skews the inspections effort towards the good landlords – while the criminal element is ignored.
Proposals must be practical and deliverable.
In Wales red tape means that building the same home costs £13,000 more than in England.
Bureaucracy and political correctness have been cut back while taxes have been kept down.
Nicky Morgan must lift Labour’s requirements on teachers to fill in so many forms.
“Computer says no” culture doesn’t just spoil people’s days – it wrecks people’s lives.
Anecdotes are rating on strict scoring system which rewards dishonesty