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APA Referencing guide: Government publication / report / circular

Government publication / report / circular

Template       Name of government department or committee. (Year of publication). Title. Circular number if applicable.

                                Place of publication: Publisher.

If access online add: Retrieved from URL

Reference list / Bibliography

Department of Health and Children. (2006). A vision for change:  report of the expert group on mental health policy. Retrieved from:

In-text citation

“The mental health system should be based on the principles of early intervention.” (Department of Health and Children, 2006, p.15)


According to Department of Health and Children (2006) the principles of… (p.15)