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NHS Test and Trace

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 133749, tabled on 6 January 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, if he will list the 21 companies that Serco has subcontracted to work on NHS Test and Trace.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

12 January 2021

Serco have worked with the Cabinet Office and the Department to engage a spread of regional and national providers including small and medium sized enterprises, who have been integrated, trained and supported by Serco to meet the Department’s required delivery model. The names of the companies are commercial in confidence.

As the prime contractor, Serco are responsible and accountable for the performance of their sub-contractors in terms of contributing to meeting the agreed service targets and quality standards in the primary contract they hold with the Department.

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Department of Health and Social Care
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