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Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency: Preston

Question for Department for Transport

UIN 225392, tabled on 25 February 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many staff employed at the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency office in Preston were made redundant when it closed; and what the total cost was of those redundancies.

Answered on

9 March 2015

When the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency’s local office in Preston closed, 45 members of staff volunteered to take a redundancy package. The total cost of those redundancies was £910,687.44. There were no compulsory redundancies.

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