§ Mrs. Helen Clark
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether companies that tender for his Department's contracts have to recognise the relevant trade union as a condition of winning that contract. 
§ Fiona Mactaggart
The Home Office does not ask companies to recognise the relevant trade union as a condition of winning Home Office contracts.
Government policy requires that all procurement must be transparent and non-discriminatory, and that contracts must be awarded on a value for money basis.