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Ministry of Defence: Saudi Arabia

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 110258, tabled on 2 November 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many (a) of his Department's civilian staff based in the UK, (b) of his Department's civilian staff based in Saudi Arabia, (c) military personnel based in the UK and (d) military personnel based in Saudi Arabia were employed by the (i) Saudi Arabian National Guard Communications Project and (ii) Ministry of Defence Saudi Armed Forces Project on 1 April 2020.

Answered on

10 November 2020

The number of civilian and military personnel based in the UK and Saudi Arabia who were employed by the Saudi Arabian National Guard Communications Project (SANGCOM) and the Ministry of Defence Saudi Armed Forces Projects (MODSAP) on 1 April 2020 is shown below. The Saudi Arabian Government reimburses the UK Ministry of Defence for these staff costs..

Manpower number as at 1 April 2020

SANGCOM

MODSAP

UK-based Civilian Staff

4

68

UK-based Military Staff

0

34

Saudi-based Civilian Staff

43

38

Saudi-based Military Staff

21

67