Horizon IT System

Department for Business and Trade written question – answered at on 31 January 2024.

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Photo of Lord Sikka Lord Sikka Labour

To ask His Majesty's Government whether any minister or official at the former department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy had any knowledge of, or involvement in, the attempt by lawyers for the Post Office to have Mr Justice Fraser removed from his role as judge in the case Bates and Others vs Post Office Ltd; and if so, when they first become aware of the Post Office's attempts.

Photo of Lord Offord of Garvel Lord Offord of Garvel The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Scotland, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Department for Business and Trade)

These are matters for the statutory Post Office Horizon IT Inquiry. It would be wrong to prejudice its work.

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