Political News Updates

15.06.2014

Serco

Sadiq Khan: To ask the Secretary of State for Justice what financial penalties have been incurred by Serco in relation to its contract to deliver the NOMS/European Social Fund project aimed at improving employability prospects of offenders and ex-offenders in the South East region since 1 January 2011. [199492]

Jeremy Wright: Serco have incurred no financial penalties in respect of this contract since it commenced on 1 January 2011.

Sadiq Khan: To ask the Secretary of State for Justice what financial penalties have been incurred by Serco in relation to its contract to run Community Payback Services in London since 31 October 2012. [199493]

Jeremy Wright: A service credit of £14,409 was raised for this contract.

Sadiq Khan: To ask the Secretary of State for Justice what total amount his Department has paid in payment by results-related bonuses to Serco in relation to its contract to run HM Prison Doncaster since the beginning of that contract. [199503]

Jeremy Wright: The Department has made no payment by results-related bonuses to Serco in relation to its contract to run HM Prison Doncaster since the beginning of the contract. Reoffending data from the first offender cohort will be available at the end of July 2014. The results will determine whether any sums are due under the contract.