In Russia since January 1 begins the reform of the management system. Optimization must take place before April, it will affect the 45 ministries and departments.

According to the results of reform will cut 1,200 positions in the Central apparatus of the Federal authorities, and the territorial — more than 33.5 thousand. In November, Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin said that the timing of administrative reform was repeatedly postponed for various reasons, including because of the situation with coronavirus. He noted that this work cannot be postponed. According to him, the need to quickly and efficiently set up the system of public administration in accordance with the instructions of the President of Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.

74 it is planned to reduce the structural unit, including performing support functions. Will be abolished 37 posts of Deputy heads of Federal institutions.

The released money will remain in the funds of the of remuneration.

Deputies of the state Duma support the reduction of officials and structural subdivisions of Federal ministries and departments, said earlier, the speaker of the state Duma Vyacheslav Volodin. In November Mishustin made the decision to eliminate the Federal communications Agency and the Federal Agency for press and mass communications.