Designation Scheme updates, published every six months, present data on:

  • the number and geographical distribution of organisations and Designated collections in England
  • the types of organisations holding Designated collections
  • the types of Designated collection

From 1 October 2011 we will publish Designation Scheme updates here:

Designation Scheme July 2013 update

Designation Scheme January 2013 update

Designation Scheme January 2012 update