Ministers' Private Offices

Ministry of Justice written question – answered on 14th January 2015.

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Photo of Simon Hughes Simon Hughes The Minister of State, Ministry of Justice

All staff employed in Ministerial private offices are employed by the civil service. This includes Special Advisers, who are employed as temporary civil servants.

Since November 2012, an independent contractor has also worked alongside the private office to provide advice to the Justice Secretary on his priority reform programmes.

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