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Departments: Remploy

Volume 462: debated on Monday 25 June 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what (a) services and (b) products his Department has procured from Remploy in the last 12 months; and at what cost. (143799)

Central records indicate that the Ministry of Defence had six directly placed contracts with Remploy that remained extant at some time during the last 12 months. They related to services and products involving the manufacture and supply of combat clothing (including nuclear biological and chemical suits, headover and inner-knitted overalls). The value and costs of each contract are commercially confidential. However, the value band of each contract is indicated in the following table:


Contract date

Contract number

Below £100,000

31 January 2007


£5,000,000 to £10,000,000

11 August 2005


£5,000,000 to £10,000,000

13 April 2004


£100,000 to £500,000

29 March 2004


Below £100,000

5 January 2004


£100,000 to £500,000

2 July 1998