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Referencing with APA: Government / Official Publications

Government and Official Publications

To be made up of:

Government department
Juristiction (if appropriate)
Year of publication
Retrieved from....

In-text citation:

In 2011, the UK government published a report on helping small firms start to grow and prosper ((Great Britain. Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, 2011, p.3).  

Reference list:

Great Britain. Department for Business, Innovation and Skills. (2011). Bigger, better business: Helping small firms start, grow and prosper. Retrieved from:

Ministry of Justice. (2012). Licence conditions and temporary travelling abroad (Probation Instructions PI 20/2012). Retrieved from