HC Deb 30 July 1982 vol 28 cc806-7W
Mr. Eggar

asked the Minister for the Civil Service if he will list the six Departments where a review of the control of running costs under the aegis of Sir Derek Rayner is taking place.

Mr. Hayhoe

The information is as follows:

  • Management and Personnel Office (Central co-ordination of the review, as well as a participating Department
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  • Foreign and Commonwealth Office
  • Department of Education and Science
  • Department of Energy
  • Department of Employment
  • Department of Trade

Fuller details of the Government's central efficiency strategy for 1982 were given in my reply to my hon. Friend the Member for Rutland and Stamford (Mr. Lewis) on 13 July as part of a list of scrutinies and service-wide reviews for 1982.