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Charity Commission: Public Appointments

Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

UIN 120758, tabled on 20 December 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, how many candidates have been interviewed for the role of Charity Commission chair.

Answered on

8 January 2018

Interviews for the role of Charity Commission chair concluded in November and an announcement is expected in due course. The recruitment process is following the Cabinet Office Governance Code for Public Appointments, including its principles of fairness, merit and openness. Six candidates were interviewed for the role

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