Skip to main content

Diplomatic Services: Procurement

Volume 504: debated on Thursday 21 January 2010

To ask the Secretary of State for International Development in which countries his Department share procurement arrangements with the British Embassy, Consulate or High Commission. (311588)

The Department of International Development (DFID) shares some aspects of procurement arrangements overseas with the Foreign Office, collaborating as opportunities arise, most frequently in the provision of estate management and security, travel management and healthcare support. We are pursuing opportunities to extend shared procurement arrangements.