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S5W-10878: Mark Griffin (Central Scotland)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 22 August 2017

To ask the Scottish Government how many staff in its Social Security directorate have been seconded from (a) the Department for Work and Pensions and (b) other UK Government departments.

Answered by: Jeane Freeman 19 September 2017

a) 0 secondments from DWP

b) 1 inward loan from HMRC

We have, however, recruited a number of permanent members of staff from the UK Government, local authorities and out-with the Civil Service.