Jeffrey M Donaldson (Lagan Valley, DUP)
To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office how many applications have been made under the internal disputes resolution procedure within Government departments; and how many such applications have been resolved in favour of the applicant.
Francis Maude (Minister for the Cabinet Office; Horsham, Conservative)
Internal disputes resolution procedure most commonly relates to pensions. Answering on this basis, the information about the Principal Civil Service Pension Scheme's internal disputes resolution procedure is contained in the Resource Accounts for Cabinet Office: Civil Superannuation. This includes numbers of complaints investigated and resolved. Copies are available in the Library of the House.