Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Cybercrime:Written question - 105667

Q
Asked by Jon Trickett
(Hemsworth)
Asked on: 06 October 2017
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Cybercrime
Commons
To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, pursuant to the Answer of 12 September 2017 to Question 8035, on Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: cybercrime, whether his Department requires contractors to have obtained a certificate from the Government Cyber Essentials scheme; and how many and what proportion of contractors doing work for his Department have obtained such a certificate.
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Answered by: George Eustice
Answered on: 16 October 2017

My Department applies the principles of Procurement Policy Note 09/14 (Cyber Essentials scheme) where relevant, having regard to the circumstances the Cyber Essentials Scheme is designed to cover and the procurement route selected (some of which have comprehensive cyber security obligations built in to the framework).

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