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HM Courts Service: Pay

Volume 494: debated on Friday 19 June 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice what financial settlement was reached with the former Chief Executive of HM Courts Service at the end of his tenure. (279894)

Details of the financial settlement reached with the former chief executive, HM Courts Service is available in the public domain. The question was published on 25 February 2009, Official Report, column 841W. It is also detailed in the Ministry of Justice’s resource account 2007-08.

Sir Ron De Witt left the Department on 14 December 2007. He received a lump sum compensation payment upon the date of his departure of £405-£410,000. This included a special severance payment of £130-135,000.