TPAC131205PN5

Public Accounts Commission

COMMITTEE OFFICE HOUSE OF COMMONS LONDON SW1A 0AA

Tel: 020 7219 6257, 020 7219 1366

Press Notice

 PN5 December 2005

EVIDENCE SESSION

CONSIDERATION OF THE NATIONAL AUDIT OFFICE'S,
FUTURE WORPLACE NEEDS

The Public Accounts Commission will hold the following evidence session:

Date, Time and Location: Tuesday 13 December, 4pm (private) 4.15 (public) in Room 8 at the House of Commons

Witness: The National Audit Office

Subject: Future workplace needs of the National Audit Office.

CONTACT FOR THE COMMISSION: The Secretary of the Commission may be contacted on 020 7219 6257.

NOTE FOR EDITORS:  The Commission is appointed under the National Audit Act 1983 to oversee, and, if satisfied, lay before the House of Commons, the annual Estimates for the National Audit Office.  It also examines once a year the NAO's Corporate Plan, which covers a three year period.  This is the second occasion on which the Commission has met in public; this will be its normal practice in future when taking evidence.    

The Commission Members are:-  Rt Hon Alan Williams (Chairman) (Labour, Swansea West), Mr Richard Bacon (Conservative, Norfolk South) Rt Hon Geoffrey Hoon (Labour, Ashfield), Mr Edward Leigh (Conservative, Gainsborough), Dr Williams McCrea (DUP, South Antrim)  Mr John McFall (Labour, West Dunbartonshire),Mr Austin Mitchell (Labour, Great Grimsby), Dr Nick Palmer (Labour, Broxtowe) Mr Andrew Tyrie (Conservative, Chichester).

[Note: The decision of the Commission to meet in public may be rescinded without notice]