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House Employees

House of Commons Commission written question – answered on 18th May 2004.

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Photo of Mrs Jackie Lawrence Mrs Jackie Lawrence PPS (Team PPS), Department of Trade and Industry

To ask the hon. Member for Roxburgh and Berwickshire, representing the House of Commons Commission how many employees there were as at 1 January, in each year since 1995 in the House (a) Works Services Directorate, (b) Operations Directorate, (c) Personnel Policy Directorate, (d) Internal Review Services Directorate, (e) Financial Management Directorate, (f) Communications Directorate and (g) Estates Directorate.

Photo of Mr Archy Kirkwood Mr Archy Kirkwood Chair, Work and Pensions Committee

The information requested is as follows. The information is not available for 1 January; the reference date used is therefore 31 March. For 1 April 2002 and previous years the breakdown requested is not available, but more general information about the numbers of staff in House departments is available in the House of Commons Commission's Annual Reports for those covering years.

Full time equivalents
Directorate Employees at 1 April 2003 Employees at 1 April 2004
Works Services 138 141
Operations (Department of

Finance and Administration)

74 75
Personnel Policy 20 20
Internal Review Services 6 7
Financial Management 25 21
Communications 60 69
Estates 22 24

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