§ Mr. Willis
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many staff are employed in administration roles within the(a) Learning and Skills Council, (b) Higher Education Funding Council for England and (c) Sector Skills Agency. 
§ Mr. Ivan Lewis
The overall number of staff in post in each organisation, as at August 2004, is set out in the following table.
Organisation Number of staff1 Learning and Skills Council for England 3,871 Higher Education Funding Council for England 256 Sector Skills Development Agency 84 1Staff in post figures are expressed as full-time equivalents.