Our team offers a range of public affairs strategy and government relations services to help you understand what’s going on in government, get your point of view across to the people who matter and handle unexpected situations as they arise.
From intelligence and analysis to advocacy and relationship management; and from public affairs networking and lobbying support, we help you manage your political profile with confidence.
We provide detailed coverage and expert analysis of policy developments in Westminster, the devolved administrations and Brussels. Our experts cover governments, political parties, trade bodies and think tanks to ensure you are informed at every stage of the policy development and legislative processes.
From crafting messaging for use with political audiences to identifying where and how in the political process such messages need to be heard, we have successfully developed a range of clients profiles within the public policy sphere. Our first-hand experience and understanding of government’s inner workings help us get the right messages across to the right people at the right time.
We provide in-depth research and analysis that help clients understand how a political issue or policy will affect their business. Our expertise and research capabilities allow us to produce authoritative papers on all areas and trends of government policy and public affairs.
The prospect of appearing in front of a parliamentary committee can be daunting. Our training is designed to enhance clients ability to communicate confidently under all circumstances and to handle potentially difficult and hostile situations. We teach techniques and use simulated scenarios that allow them to navigate the process with confidence.
We believe firmly in an open and transparent approach to public affairs consultancy. Our team is a member of the voluntary industry regulator, the Association of Professional Political Consultants, and complies with all relevant legislation in this area.
Please get in touch to discuss how we can help support your public policy efforts.
Public Policy Team
Citigate Dewe Rogerson
3 London Wall Buildings
London EC2M 5SY
publicpolicy[at]citigatedewerogerson.com // +44 (0) 20 7282 1033
Political predictions for 2018, sort of
“There’s a saying that all predictions turn out to be either lucky or wrong.” With those words, just over 12 months ago, I began a blog post for this site which looked forward to 2017 and committed
More like a holding statement than a Budget one
In keeping with his “Spreadsheet Phil” persona, Philip Hammond’s Budget today was mostly boring. Many of the announcements had been expected, due to a tightly controlled drip-feed to the media over the last week or so.
Correctly predicting what’s going to be in the Budget is akin to completing the football pools or picking the lottery numbers, given the variables and levers that a Chancellor has to pull at any one time.