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Departmental Staff

Volume 450: debated on Monday 16 October 2006

To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what average hourly rate his Department paid to employment agencies for agency staff in each year since 1999, broken down by agency. (89604)

Departmental policy is that agency staff are engaged where it is not possible to source the skills for the task from within the Department but the expectation is that the appointment would be time-limited.

Further information is not held centrally and could be provided only at disproportionate cost.