To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how much HS2 Ltd has spent on agency staff since July 2018; and how many agency staff from which agencies that spending was so spent on.
13 February 2019
For the 6 months from July to December 2018, HS2 Ltd’s total expenditure is £5,663,422 for an average of 89 FTE agency staff per month over this period. HS2 Ltd’s agency staff are predominantly sourced through their Neutral Vendor arrangement with Comensura.
In addition there are a small number sourced through the following agencies: Office Angels; CJ Associates; Equib Limited; Park Street Partners Ltd; and Stratia Consulting Ltd.