Gareth Thomas (Harrow West, Labour)
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how much her Department has spent on (a) recruitment services and (b) executive search agencies in each month since May 2010; and if she will make a statement.
Damian Green (Minister of State (Immigration), Home Office; Ashford, Conservative)
In Home Office HQ and the UK Border Agency, information is not held centrally on arrangements for recruitment to posts below the senior civil service, and could only be provided at disproportionate cost.
For the Identity and Passport Service, expenditure incurred can be found in the following table. The Criminal Records Bureau has incurred no expenditure on recruitment services or executive search agencies since May 2010.
|Senior civil service—Executive Search Agencies|
|Identity and Passport Service|
|Executive Search Agencies|