Description

This acronym stands for:

  • Self_Assessment (UK tax returns) (SA)
  • Legal Practice Course (UK) (LPC)
  • Voluntary Aided (UK school status) (VA)
  • Civil Procedure Rules (rules governing civil litigation procedure; UK) (CPR)
  • Open Rights Group (UK) (ORG)
  • Income Support (UK) (IS)
  • Library Association (UK) (LA)
  • Improvement and Development Agency (UK government) (IDEA)
  • Home Information Pack (UK Homes Bill) (HIP)
  • National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (London, UK government organization; also seen as NIHCE) (NICE)
  • Football Association (UK) (FA)
  • English Nature (UK) (EN)
  • Centre for Alternative Technology (Machynlleth, Wales, UK) (CAT)
  • Centre of Attention (UK) (C of A)
  • Special Educational Needs (UK education system) (SEN)
  • Energy Saving Trust (UK) (EST)
  • Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (UK) (BIS)
  • Lancaster (UK post codes) (LA)
  • Department for Employment and Learning (UK) (DEL)
  • Advanced Subsidiary level (UK) (AS)
  • University of Sussex (UK) (US)
  • Environmental Data Services (UK) (ENDS)
  • Derby (postcode, UK) (DE)
  • Royal Engineers (UK) (RE)
  • The Health Informatics Service (National Health Service; UK) (THIS)
  • Statutory Instrument (UK Legislation term) (SI)
  • Mainboard (UK) (MB)
  • Driving Standards Agency (UK) (DSA)
  • National Trust (UK) (NT)
  • Advertising Standards Authority (UK) (ASA)
  • Britannia Airways (UK) (BY)
  • National Occupational Standards (UK) (NOS)
  • Club House (UK maps) (CH)
  • Royal Air Force (UK) (RAF)
  • Institute of Education (UK) (IE)
  • Environment Agency (UK; formerly National Rivers Authority) (EA)
  • London Southeast (UK postcode) (SE)
  • Individual Savings Account (UK) (ISA)
  • Royal College of Art (London, UK) (RCA)
  • National Executive Committee (UK Labour Party) (NEC)
  • Gordon Brown (UK) (GB)
  • National Union of Students (UK) (NUS)
  • Foundation Trust (National Health Service; UK) (FT)
  • Southampton (UK postal code) (SO)
  • Research Excellence Framework (Higher Education Funding Council for England; UK) (REF)
  • Local Education Authority (UK) (LEA)
  • Self_Assessment (UK tax returns) (SA)
  • Social and Emotional Aspects of Learning (UK education) (SEAL)
  • Environmental Protection Act (UK) (EPA)
  • National Union of Teachers (UK) (NUT)
  • Initial Teacher Training (UK) (ITT)
  • Channel Islands (UK) (CI)
  • Channel 4 (UK Terrestrial Television) (C4)
  • Hospital (UK) (HP)
  • Isles of Scilly (UK) (IS)
  • Primary Care Trust (UK National Health Service) (PCT)
  • Colonial Office (UK) (CO)
  • Imperial College (UK) (IC)
  • Cambridge International Examinations (UK) (CIE)
  • Scottish Agricultural College (UK) (SAC)
  • Amateur Swimming Association (UK) (ASA)
  • Federation of Small Businesses (UK) (FSB)
  • Independent Safeguarding Authority (UK) (ISA)
  • Emissions Trading Scheme (UK) (ETS)
  • London Business School (UK) (LBS)
  • Press Complaints Commission (UK) (PCC)
  • Comprehensive Area Assessment (UK) (CAA)
  • Territorial Army (UK) (TA)
  • Portsmouth (UK postal code) (PO)
  • Church Mission Society (UK) (CMS)
  • Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (UK government; formally MAFF) (DEFRA)
  • Sky Sports (UK TV channel) (SP)
  • Food Standards Agency (UK) (FSA)
  • Office of Government Commerce (UK government) (OGC)
  • Technology Strategy Board (UK) (TSB)
  • Royal Society of Chemistry (UK) (RSC)
  • London School of Economics & Political Science (London, England, UK) (LSE)
  • Coventry University (UK) (CU)
  • Construction Industry Scheme (UK) (CIS)
  • European Lung Foundation (Sheffield, UK) (ELF)
  • Ocean Power Technologies (UK & USA) (OPT)
  • Standard Assessment Procedure (energy cost measurement; UK) (SAP)
  • Oxford Reading Tree (UK) (ORT)
  • College of Occupational Therapists (UK) (COT)
  • Community Interest Company (UK Department of Trade and Industry) (CIC)
  • Exchequer (UK) (E)
  • Staffordshire (county; UK) (STAFFS)
  • Building Research Establishment (UK) (BRE)
  • Learning and Skills Council (UK) (LSC)
  • Patient Advice and Liaison Services (UK) (PALS)
  • Inland Revenue (UK) (IR)
  • West Midlands (UK) (WM)
  • Certificate of Professional Competence (UK) (CPC)
  • Islamic Relief (UK) (IR)
  • National Audit Office (UK government) (NAO)
  • Payment Protection Insurance (UK) (PPI)
  • Disability Discrimination Act (1995, UK) (DDA)
  • Taylor & Francis Group (UK) (T&F)
  • Waste and Resources Action Programme (U.K. non_profit recycling advocate) (WRAP)
  • National Insurance Contributions (UK tax) (NIC)
  • Court of Chancery (UK) (C)
  • Reception Year (UK schools) (R)
  • The Stationery Office (UK) (TSO)
  • General Register Office for Scotland (UK) (GROS)
  • Health Protection Agency (UK) (HPA)
  • Education Maintenance Allowance (UK) (EMA)
  • Bournemouth (UK) Airport Identifier (BOH)
  • Nottingham (UK postal code) (NG)
  • Housing Benefit (UK) (HB)
  • Performing Rights Society (UK) (PRS)
  • Independent Television (UK) (ITV)
  • Lancaster University (UK) (LU)
  • London Metal Exchange (UK) (LME)
  • Medical Research Council (UK) (MRC)
  • Committee of Advertising Practice (Advertising Standards Authority, UK) (CAP)
  • General Register Office (UK) (GRO)
  • Department for International Development (UK) (DFID)
  • Display Energy Certificate (UK energy certificate for commercial buildings) (DEC)
  • Centre for Reviews and Dissemination (National Health Service, UK) (CRD)
  • Department for Education and Skills (UK government; formerly DFEE) (DfES)
  • Hot UK Deals (website) (HUKD)
  • Serious Fraud Office (UK) (SFO)
  • Legal Services Commission (UK) (LSC)
  • Children Living with Inherited Metabolic Diseases (UK) (CLIMB)
  • Royal College of Nursing (UK) (RCN)
  • Regional Spatial Strategy (UK) (RSS)
  • Brighton (UK postal code) (BN)
  • Recruitment and Employment Confederation (UK) (REC)
  • Community Primary (UK schools) (CP)
  • Independent Financial Adviser (UK) (IFA)
  • Criminal Records Bureau (UK) (CRB)
  • Network Rail (UK) (NR)
  • Communities and Local Government (UK) (CLG)
  • Court of Protection (UK) (COP)
  • University of Kentucky (also seen as UK) (UKY)
  • The Student Room (UK) (TSR)
  • Civil Enforcement Officer (UK) (CEO)
  • Mines Advisory Group (UK) (MAG)
  • Private Finance Initiative (UK) (PFI)
  • Royal National Institute of Blind People (UK) (RNIB)
  • Sheffield Hallam University (UK) (SHU)
  • Department of Agriculture and Rural Development (UK) (DARD)
  • Early Learning Centre (UK) (ELC)
  • English Defence League (est. 2009; UK) (EDL)
  • Financial Reporting Standard (UK Accounting Standards Board) (FRS)
  • Oxford Research Group (UK) (ORG)
  • Local Government Association (UK) (LGA)
  • The Cure (UK band) (TC)
  • Hospital Episode Statistics (UK) (HES)
  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (UK) (ACU)
  • Qualifications and Curriculum Authority (UK government) (QCA)
  • Marks and Spencer (UK department store) (MS)
  • Llandudno (UK postal code) (LL)
  • Part Exchange (UK automobile advertisements) (PX)
  • Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty To Animals (UK, Australia) (RSPCA)
  • National Vocational Qualifications (UK) (NVQ)
  • Greater Manchester (UK) (GM)
  • Chartered Institute of Housing (UK) (CIH)
  • Legal Practice Course (UK) (LPC)
  • Docklands Light Railway (London, UK) (DLR)
  • Independent Police Complaints Commission (UK) (IPCC)
  • Strategic Health Authority (UK) (SHA)
  • Old Mutual (London, UK financial services) (OM)
  • Homes and Communities Agency (UK) (HCA)
  • National Physical Laboratory (UK) (NPL)
  • Geographical Association (UK) (GA)
  • Training and Development Agency for Schools (London, UK) (TDA)
  • Voluntary Aided (UK school status) (VA)
  • Financial Reporting Council (UK) (FRC)
  • Accounting Standards Board (UK FRC) (ASB)
  • Independent Television News (UK) (ITN)
  • University of the Arts, London (London, England, UK; formerly London Institute) (UAL)
  • Royal Automobile Club (UK) (RAC)
  • Financial Ombudsman Service (UK) (FOS)
  • Planning Policy Statement (UK government) (PPS)
  • Valuation Office Agency (UK) (VOA)
  • Joint Information Systems Committee (UK) (JISC)
  • John Lewis Partnership (UK chain of department stores) (JLP)
  • Chartered Institute of Public Relations (UK) (CIPR)
  • Civil Procedure Rules (rules governing civil litigation procedure; UK) (CPR)
  • Higher National Diploma (UK) (HND)
  • Darlington (UK postal code) (DL)