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Identity Cards

Volume 496: debated on Tuesday 1 September 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department pursuant to the answer of 1 June 2009 to Baroness Hanham, Official Report, House of Lords, column WA36 on identity cards, which other organisations representing students have been involved in recent stakeholder activity. (287831)

As part of stakeholder activity across the country to raise awareness of the National Identity Service we have met with a number of organisations. These have included the National Union of Students, Universities UK, Student Services from Manchester University and the Learning Skills Council in Manchester.

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department pursuant to the answer of 1 June 2009 to Baroness Hanham, Official Report, House of Lords, column WA36 on identity cards, what the dates were of meetings held between the Identity and Passport Service and (a) the National Union of Students, (b) Universities UK and (c) other organisations representing students. (287832)

As part of stakeholder activity across the country to raise awareness of the National Identity Service we have met with a number of organisations. These have included the National Union of Students, Universities UK on 26 February 2009, Student Services from Manchester University on 8 January 2009 and the Learning Skills Council in Manchester on 25 February 2009. Representatives from Manchester University attended the Home Secretary event in Manchester on 29 January 2009.