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Departmental Pay

Volume 491: debated on Monday 20 April 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Innovation, Universities and Skills how much his Department has allocated for staff bonuses in 2008-09. (252256)

The Department’s annual non-consolidated performance payment for 2008-09 totalled £535,006 and was met within existing pay controls.

Payments are used to drive high performance and those for the senior civil service are based on recommendations from the independent Senior Salaries Review Body.