Skip to main content

Departments: Public Bodies

Volume 464: debated on Monday 15 October 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families if he will list his Department and its predecessors in (a) executive agencies, (b) executive non-departmental public bodies (NDPBs), (c) advisory NDPBs, (d) tribunal NDPBs, (e) trading funds and (f) public corporations for each financial year since 2005-06. (156646)

The information requested can be found in the following sources:

for 2005 and 2006 “Public Bodies 2005” and “Public Bodies 2006” published by the Cabinet Office

for 2007 the DCSF website lists the DfES bodies for 2007 (

Current position, following Machinery of Government Changes of July 2007, can also be found in the DCSF website, including a list of those now moved to DIUS.

These sources list all the bodies requested and indicate whether they are Executive, advisory or tribunal NDPBs, or public corporations. The previous DFES and latterly the DCSF do not have any executive agencies or trading funds.