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Departmental Manpower

Volume 485: debated on Wednesday 17 December 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland with reference to the answer of 24 November 2008, Official Report, column 882W, on departmental manpower, what the responsibilities are of the people employed by his Department who are not civil servants. (243527)

The Northern Ireland Office employs 16.5 people who are not civil servants (measured in full-time equivalents). Of these, 13.5 full-time equivalent staff are employed to undertake duties within the State Pathologist’s Office. The remaining staff are employed in the Crown Solicitor’s Office and the Public Prosecution Service.