Dear Foreign and Commonwealth Office,
Under the FOI act, please provide a response to my request
1. Does the Government Department run a temporary payroll?
If so, please provide the following information for each frequency of payroll applicable to the department. *If it is not possible to split temporary payroll information from substantive, please report your substantive and temporary payroll data in the table below.
a. Frequency of payroll (weekly, monthly, other - please specify)
b. How is the payroll managed? (in-house/outsourced)
c. Average no. of workers processed through the payroll 2016/17
d. Average no. of PAYE & PSC workers in 2016/17
e. Total no. of payslips processed in 2016/17
f. Annual payroll service cost to the departments 2016/17
2. If the government department has outsourced the provision of the temporary payroll, please provide the following information:
a. Name of third party
b. Description of services offered
c. Contract start date
d. Contract end date
e. Annual cost to the department for 2016/17
f. Was this service procured through a framework? If so, please state which framework
Thank you for the time spend on my request,
Dear A Thompson,
Thank you for your FOI request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. It has been assigned a unique reference number (above) and has been passed to the relevant section within the Foreign and Commonwealth Office to deal with. They will be in touch with you should your request need clarification.
We received your request on 04 October 2017 and will aim to respond within 20 working days, following date of receipt.
FOI and DPA Team
Foreign and Commonwealth Office