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Escort Services

Volume 455: debated on Wednesday 10 January 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what payments his Department has made to security firms for (a) detention and (b) escort services provided to the Immigration and Nationality Directorate since 2005-05, broken down by services provided (i) in England and Wales and (ii) involving escort work overseas; which 10 businesses were paid the greatest amount for such service in that period; and what the amount was in each case. (109723)

The Secretary of State for the Home Department does not separately record what payments were made for services exclusively provided in England and Wales for detention services or in country escorts.

Overseas escorts were undertaken in the period May 2005 to November 2006 as follows:

£

G4S (Group 4 Securicor)

9,040,816.22

RSI (RSI Ltd.)

2,480,201.92

ITA (International Trading Agency)

743,774.98

The GEO Group

122,486.95

LPI (Loss Prevention International)

3,895.63