To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, what change there has been in staffing levels in his Department since June 2016.
The DCMS headcount for June 2016 and the following two years was:
30 June 2016
30 June 2017
30 June 2018
These figures relate to Civil Servants on DCMS’ payroll. This includes permanent staff, those on fixed-term contracts, those on paid loan/secondment in/out of DCMS and those on paid maternity leave.
This information is published by DCMS on an annual basis. The information for 2016/17 can be found here: