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Ministry of Justice: Staff

Question for Ministry of Justice

UIN 14500, tabled on 8 June 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what modelling his Department has undertaken on possible reductions to the number of officials working at (a) his Department and (b) associated public bodies.

Answered on

13 June 2022

Following the announcement of the Government’s intention to reduce the size of the civil service to 2016 levels, the Ministry of Justice and our associated public bodies continue to keep staffing levels under regular review. This is part of our efforts to ensure we have the necessary resources to continue delivering our essential public services and fulfil our commitments.

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