[holding answer 17 October 2008]: The remit of the Threats, Contingencies and Operations Support Division of the Transport Security and Contingencies Directorate (TRANSEC) in the Department covers a range of cross cutting policy and strategy issues. These include
liaison with the United Kingdom counter terrorism intelligence community;
civil contingencies and exercises;
co-ordination of Olympic transport security policy;
research, analysis and development;
personnel security in relation to transport; and
co-ordination of the Department’s contribution to the CONTEST national counter terrorism strategy.
Its work has been described in successive TRANSEC annual reports published oh the Department for Transport website.