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Changes to departments and websites - 17 May 2010

Following the change in government from the recent election, some government departments have changed and many departmental website have been altered and updated to reflect the change in government.

The following departments have changed:

Department for Children Schools and Families (DCSF): this has now changed to the Department of Education: www.education.gov.uk

The Department for Education was formed on 12 May 2010 and is responsible for education and children's services. Policy teams are now working on the new Department’s policies, to be confirmed in due course.

Most departmental websites will change over the coming weeks and will be updated with current policies and related information. The contents of the following websites are already under review and are subject to change:

It is possible that other departments may still change; any updates relating to departmental changes will appear in the news section of Governmentfunding.