Administrative Policy Writing
Administrative policy writing is a unique genre of writing
because it is an expression of
Thus, it is serious business. Not just for elected officials, but for
who writes on behalf of the government.
The business letter is the standard medium for conveying more
When writing a business letter in a public policy context,
writers should always think of the additional
applied to their work.
Professionalism: they must write presuming that their
correspondence is open to the public.
Ethics: they must think about the
dealings, even if their motives are pure: accepting benefits and
abuse of office.