Jonathan Ashworth – 2015 Parliamentary Question to the Ministry of Justice

The below Parliamentary question was asked by Jonathan Ashworth on 2015-12-02.

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, on how many occasions a special adviser in his Department accompanied a Minister on an overseas trip since May 2015.

Caroline Dinenage

As has been the case under successive Administrations, civil servants, including special advisers, may routinely accompany their Ministers on official visits.

All ministerial travel is undertaken in accordance with the Ministerial Code.