Civil Servants: Ministerial Policy Advisers

Cabinet Office written question – answered on 14th March 2012.

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Photo of Fiona Mactaggart Fiona Mactaggart Labour, Slough

To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office how many special advisers are in post; and how many special advisers have been appointed as civil servants since May 2010.

Photo of Francis Maude Francis Maude The Paymaster General and Minister for the Cabinet Office

Since May 2010 the Government have published on a quarterly basis details of special advisers, who are temporary civil servants.

The most recent information is available in the Library of the House and can also be accessed on the Cabinet Office website at:

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