Minister for Women and Equalities: Correspondence

Women and Equalities written question – answered on 3rd June 2020.

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Photo of Marion Fellows Marion Fellows SNP Whip, Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Disabilities)

To ask the Minister for Women and Equalities, what the average length of time was for Ministers of her Department to respond to correspondence from hon. Members in each month in the last two years.

Photo of Kemi Badenoch Kemi Badenoch The Exchequer Secretary

In line with Cabinet Office guidance, the Government Equalities Office has a target of responding within 20 working days where a response is required.

As you will understand, the Government Equalities Office is currently dealing with unprecedented volumes of correspondence due to COVID-19. Officials are ensuring that urgent cases raised by hon. Members are prioritised, and are taking steps to provide substantive responses in as short a time as possible.

All correspondence received from hon. Members is being reviewed and will be responded to as soon as possible.

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