Regulatory policy



‌Regulatory policy
is about achieving government's objectives through the use of regulations, laws, and other instruments to deliver better economic and social outcomes and thus enhance the life of citizens and business.


Latest updates

12 April 2023
Progress Review of Peru's Telecommunications Regulator: Driving Performance - Informe sobre avances del Organismo Supervisor de Inversión Privada en Telecomunicaciones de Perú: Impulsando el desempeño

6 January 2023
Effective Government Information Websites

20 December 2022
Digital Transformation Projects in Greece’s Public Sector: Governance, Procurement and Implementation

12 December 2022
International Regulatory Co-operation in Competition Law and Chemical Safety

7 November 2022
The SME Test: Taking SMEs and entrepreneurs into account when regulating

19 October 2022
Scotland’s Approach to Regulating Water Charges : Innovation and Collaboration

18 October 2022
Supporting Regulatory Reforms in Southeast Asia

4 October 2022
Regulatory policy 2.0: Viewpoints and beliefs about better regulation: A report from the “Q exercise”

19 September 2022
Equipping Agile and Autonomous Regulators

10 September 2022
The governance of civil aviation authorities in Latin American countries

6 September 2022
Regulatory policy scan of Bulgaria: Promoting a sound regulatory framework for citizen well-being and economic growth

1 September 2022
Joint Seminar for Environmental Regulatory Reform

5 August 2022
Case studies on agile regulatory governance to harness innovation: Civilian drones and bio-solutions

28 June 2022
Better Regulation Practices across the European Union 2022

21 June 2022
Regulatory Reform in Brazil

26 April 2022
Agile Governance for our Future: High-level symposium

5 April 2022
Establishing Regulatory Impact Assessment in Mauritius

18 February 2022
Public consultation on the draft Recommendation on International Regulatory Co-operation to Tackle Global Challenges

17 February 2022
Driving Performance at Peru’s Water and Sanitation Services Regulator / Impulsando el desempeño del Regulador de los servicios de agua y saneamiento de Perú

2 February 2022
Regulatory Governance in the Mining Sector in Brazil / Governança regulatória no setor de mineração no Brasil

14 December 2021
Case Studies on the Regulatory Challenges Raised by Innovation and the Regulatory Responses

27 October 2021
Driving Performance at Brazil’s Electricity Regulatory Agency 

Impulsionando o Desempenho da Agência Nacional de Energia Elétrica do Brasil

25 October 2021
Improving Regulatory Delivery in Food Safety: Mitigating Old and New Risks, and Fostering Recovery 

14 October 2021
OECD Regulatory Policy Outlook 2021

14 October 2021
Seventh ASEAN-OECD Good Regulatory Practices Network


13-14 January 2020
OECD Global Conference on Governance Innovation


OECD Recommendation and Principles


Publications and events 

  Administrative simplification

Comprehensive framework to guide government reforms


Latest events and publications on regulatory policy


Review the stock of regulations to reduce unnecessary burdens


Regulatory policy and global relations

Network of Economic Regulators

International regulatory co-operation

Supporting reforms beyond the OECD


Share experiences and good practices in economic regulation


Promote the co-ordination of rules and their enforcement


Measuring Regulatory Performance
Regulatory Impact Analysis
Better regulation and innovation

Assessing the benefits of regulatory reform for citizens and business


Integrate RIAs in the development of new regulations

  ‌‌Regulation and emerging technologies

Address the regulatory challenges and seize the opportunities stemming from innovation