Plain English Foundation

Plain English Foundation improves and reforms workplace writing skills, systems and culture with our Getting to the point® services. We have run face-to-face training for more than 16,000 public sector staff and edited thousands of documents, including digital content. Our template work ranges across a full spectrum of documents, such as reports, ministerial briefs, policies, guidelines and correspondence. Our writing evaluations give an evidence-based approach for making a communication culture change and maximising the return on investment.

What does a plain English editor do?

There comes a time during the writing of a government report when someone suggests bringing in an editor to “plain English” the text. But what exactly does a plain English editor do, and what can you expect if you work with one? Read More