The Capita Group plc have tendered for contracts let by the Department in the last five years as follows:
Number 2008-09 1 2007-08 2 2006-07 0 2005-06 1 2004-05 3
Two of these tenders were successful, both in 2007-08. These were to carry out an executive search role to appoint the Chairman and Deputy Chairman of Sport England and to provide the Department with a flight travel booking service.
Capita were paid £29,250 for the executive search contract in 2007-08. For the flight travel booking service the following has been paid:
Neither of these contracts will terminate after 2010.
There is no outstanding amount with reference to the executive search contract, while the flight travel booking service does not have an outstanding monetary value associated as this will be dependent upon the number of flights booked within the remaining term of the contract.