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Departments: Manpower

Volume 464: debated on Wednesday 10 October 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how many civil servants are employed by his Department, broken down by policy area. (148539)

The requested information is in the following table:

Policy area

Number of staff

Number of staff (FTE)

Architecture, Historic Environment

31

30.4

Sports

35

34.6

Arts

21

20.8

Creative Industries Division

19

18.8

Active Generation Team

5

4.5

Tourism

30

29.9

Lottery, Communities and International

27

25.6

Museums, Libraries and Cultural Property Unit

31

31

Gambling and National Lottery Licensing

18

18

Broadcasting Policy

32

32

Humanitarian Assistance Unit

7

7

Government Art Collection

14

13.5

Government Olympic Executive

46

44.8

Olympic Games Board Secretariat

6

6

Total

322

316.9

Notes:

1. The remaining 205 staff work in Human Resources, Finance and Planning, Strategy, Private Office, Communications and Directorate support.

2. The department is planning to reduce its headcount by around 70 FTE by 2011.

3. The Culture, Creativity and Economy Group deals with a range of subjects; Arts, Architecture, Heritage, Creative Industries, Sports, Museums, Libraries, Broadcasting Policy, Tourism, National Lottery and Gambling Licensing and Tourism.

4. Corporate Services covers Human Resources, Finance and Planning, Strategy and Private Office.