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Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Travel

Question for Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

UIN 34702, tabled on 19 April 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, pursuant to the Answer of 19 April 2016 to Question 33918, what estimate he has made of the annual cost of policy staff travelling from his Department's office at 1 Victoria Street, London to his Department's Sheffield Office at St Paul's Place.

Answered on

27 April 2016

The Permanent Secretary has recently written to the Chairs of the Public Accounts Committee and the Business, Innovation and Skills Committee. His letter contains details of the potential maximum savings from a closure of the Department’s Sheffield office at St Paul’s Place, and can be seen at: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/518244/letter-martin-donnelly-sheffield-office.pdf.

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Department for Business, Innovation and Skills