The Public Administration Select Committee (PASC) will hold its annual evidence with Sir David Normington, First Civil Service Commissioner and Commissioner for Public Appointments at 9.45 am on Wednesday 12 February, in Committee room 16, Palace of Westminster
As First Civil Service Commissioner (alongside the Civil Service Commissioners), Sir David is responsible for the recruitment of all civil servants. As Commissioner for Public Appointments he regulates the process by which Ministers make appointments to the boards of national and regional public bodies.
- Sir David Normington, First Civil Service Commissioner and Commissioner for Public Appointments
Topics to be covered
- The revised Civil Service Recruitment Principles published in draft by the Civil Service Commission
- Ministerial involvement in the appointment of Civil Service permanent secretaries
- Recent concerns about diversity in public appointments
The @CommonsPASC Twitter account will be live tweeting the session, using the #Normington hashtag.