To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, pursuant to the Answer of 3 February to Question 9097 on International Military Services: Finance, what his Department's policy is on IMS Limited accountability for that company's financial activities to Parliament (a) before and (b) after financial year 18-19.
6 February 2020
International Military Services Ltd has been a private limited company up until this Financial Year (2019-20) and was not required to lay its accounts before Parliament (as is the case with any other private limited company). IMS accounts are publicly available at Companies House. IMS Ltd will now be included in the Ministry of Defence's financial accounting and reporting processes.