Reporting Links between HM Treasury and UKGI

Eleanor Shaikh made this Freedom of Information request to Her Majesty's Treasury

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Dear Her Majesty's Treasury,

According to BIS Permanent Under Secretary of State, UKGI was created to ‘provide the best balance of being close to the centre of government through its Treasury shareholder, but with sufficient independence to ensure an effective relationship with customer Departments’:

http://data.parliament.uk/DepositedPaper...

i) What are the reporting links between UKGI and its Shareholder HM Treasury?

ii) Did UKGI report to HM Treasury on matters pertaining to its Asset, Post Office Limited, with regard to its Horizon issues and Group Litigation?

iii) If so, how regularly?

iv) Did UKGI/HM Treasury discuss either Post Office Horizon or Post Office Litigation Issues at quarterly shareholder meetings, if so when and what actions if any were implemented as a result?

iv) Did UKGI communicate to its shareholder HM Treasury any concerns over POL’s Horizon issues or Group Litigation with regard to propriety, regularity, prudence or feasibility?

v) Was the UKGI Board subject to any directions from HM Treasury with regard to its management of Post Offfice Limited, if so please can you publish any such direction?

Yours faithfully,

Eleanor Shaikh

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