The Stationery Office

The Stationery Office (TSO) is a British publishing company that was created in 1996 when the publishing arm of Her Majesty's Stationery Office was privatised. [http://www.tso.co.uk/about/whoAreWe/ About TSO: Who Are We?] , "The Stationery Office", Retrieved 2006-08-12] TSO is the official publisher and the distributor for legislation, Command paper and House Papers, Select Committee Reports, Hansard, and the London Gazette, Edinburgh Gazette and Belfast Gazette. [ [http://www.tso.co.uk/clientspartners/clients/ Clients & Partners: Clients] , "The Stationery Office", Retrieved 2006-08-12] It publishes more than 15,000 titles each year, making it the largest publisher in the UK by volume.

In 2007, The Stationery Office was bought by Williams Lea.

ee also

*Office of Public Sector Information
*UK Parliament

External links

* [http://www.tso.co.uk/ The Stationery Office]
* [http://www.tsoshop.co.uk/ The Stationery Office Online Bookshop]
* [http://www.haveyoursayonline.net/ TSO's Have Your Say website: Official and Parliamentary Publications]

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