Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Staff:Written question - 19692

Q
(Blackpool South)
[N]
Close

Named Day

'Named day' questions only occur in the House of Commons. The MP tabling the question specifies the date on which they should receive an answer. MPs may not table more than five named day questions on a single day.

Asked on: 10 December 2015
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills: Staff
Commons
To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, how many staff by full-time equivalence there were in his Department in (a) 2010-11, (b) 2012-13 and (c) 2014-15; and how many staff by full-time equivalence he expects there will be in his Department in (i) 2015-16, (ii) 2016-17 and (iii) 2017-18.
A
Answered by: Joseph Johnson
Answered on: 20 December 2015

The staff figures (full-time equivalent) for 2010/11, 2012/13 and 2014/15 are set out below:


Year

FTE (Core BIS only, not UKTI)

Source/Notes

2010/11

2,781

Published in the BIS Annual Report & Accounts 2011 (Core Dept (3,373) minus UKTI (592))

2012/13

2,692

Published in the BIS Annual Report & Accounts 2014/15

2014/15

2,627

Published in the BIS Annual Report & Accounts 2014/15




In the further years of this Parliament, the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) is expecting to make further headcount reductions in the core Department, in line with our Spending Review settlement and our efficiency programme ambitions. The exact figures for full time equivalents in these years are not available at this stage.

Share this page