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Departmental Temporary Employment

Volume 489: debated on Friday 20 March 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for International Development what his Department’s policy is on the renewal of the contracts of (a) temporary and (b) agency staff. (264297)

The Department for International Development’s policy on the renewal of temporary (fixed term) or agency contracts is that neither may be renewed without clear justification. All contract renewals must be authorised at senior management level and approved by Human Resources Division.