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Prison Officers: Retirement

Question for Ministry of Justice

UIN 102661, tabled on 13 October 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what plans he has to review the retirement age for prison officers.

Answered on

21 October 2020

We highly value our hardworking prison staff and offer access to medical professionals and an employee assistance programme to ensure continued physical and mental wellbeing. There are currently no plans to review the retirement age of prison officers.