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Skills Training Agency

Volume 171: debated on Friday 27 April 1990

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To ask the Secretary of State for Employment if he has obtained the agreement of the appropriate trade unions over safeguards with regard to the sale of the skills training agency; and if he will make a statement.

There are requirements to inform and consult trade unions under the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 1981. These have been and will continue to be met in full. There have been extensive consultations with union representatives throughout the sale process and I have met them on two occasions.