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Private Schools (Careers Advice)

Volume 975: debated on Tuesday 11 December 1979

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asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will make arrangements for an appropriate charge to be levied on private schools using careers officers employed by local education authorities in England and Wales.

No. I am advised that the Employment and Training Act 1973 does not preclude local education authorities from charging for the provision of a careers service, but I am not aware that any authorities do so.