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Coronavirus: Contact Tracing

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 100385, tabled on 7 October 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, whether any issues have been identified at a performance meeting in respect of the Government's contract with Lighthouse Labs and its role in the test and trace service; and whether any remedial plans have been agreed.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

12 January 2021

Lighthouse Labs are operating in accordance with their contracts. Performance is constantly monitored against set criteria to ensure that the supplier is meeting expectations. Due to the commercially sensitive nature of these agreements the Department cannot provide specific details.

Answered by

Department of Health and Social Care
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