Guide: How to cite a Government publication in APA style

Guide: How to cite a Government publication in APA style

Cite A Government publication in APA style

Ads keep us free. Upgrade to remove.

Use the following template to cite a government publication using the APA citation style. For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.

Key:

Pink text = information that you will need to find from the source.
Black text = text required by the APA style.

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.

Template:

Author Surname, Author Initial. (Year Published). Title (p. Pages Used). City: Publisher.

Example:

HM Revenue & Customs,. (2014). Creative Industry Tax Reliefs (p. 1). London.

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.

Template

(Author Surname, Year Published)

Example

Film Tax Relief (FTR) was introduced in April 2007 and 2 additional reliefs were introduced in April 2013. These are Animation Tax Relief (ATR) and High-end Television Tax Relief (HTR). A fourth relief for Video Games Tax Relief was introduced from 1 April 2014. A fifth relief for Theatre Tax Relief is to be introduced in autumn 2014. (HM Revenue & Customs, 2014)

Popular APA Citation Guides


Other APA Citation Guides

Work faster without ads. Upgrade to Premium >.
Join Us!

Save Time and Improve Your Marks with Cite This For Me

10,587 students joined last month!!

Join