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Foreign and Commonwealth Office: Staff

Foreign and Commonwealth Office written question – answered on 15th March 2016.

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Photo of Louise Haigh Louise Haigh Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office)

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what proportion of his Department's (a) Senior Civil Servants and (b) core policy civil servants are based in London.

Photo of Tobias Ellwood Tobias Ellwood The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs

a) The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has 143 Senior Civil Servants based in London (representing 40% of the Department’s Senior Civil Servants); b) The FCO has 2491 Civil Servants based in London (representing 54% of the Department’s Civil Servants).

These are headcount figures as at 31st December 2015.

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