§ Mr. Mike Thomas
asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection how many civil servants in her Department and at what ranks have (a) an official car allocated to them, (b) first call on official cars from a pool and (c) other than occasional access to an official car or any other basis.
§ Mr. John Fraser
In the Department of Prices and Consumer Protection one civil servant, the Permanent Secretary, uses an official car, when necessary, from the VIP pool operated by the Property Services Agency. No civil servant has an allocated car or a car on which he has first call.