Reports and policies
Read the latest Kew annual reports, our scientific advancements and our policies on key issues.
Our policies and strategies
Our economic value report
This report by Oxford Economics details the economic value of Kew. It highlights the wide range of benefits the organisation brings to the UK and internationally.
Our governance frameworks
This framework document was drawn up by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) in partnership with the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. It defines our key responsibilities and relationships, and arrangements for governance and accountability.
Our Governance at RBG Kew framework brings together our internal operating rules.
It explains what it means to be an 'arm’s length' public body and a charity. It also sets out the rules relating to decision-making, delegated authorities and our internal controls within Kew.