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Pre-appointment Hearing: The First Civil Service Commissioner

Pre-appointment hearing

The Civil Service Commission exists to provide assurance that civil servants are selected on merit on the basis of fair and open competition; and to help safeguard an impartial Civil Service.

The First Commissioner is appointed by HM the Queen on the recommendation of the Prime Minister, for a five-year non-renewable term of office.

The position is subject to pre-appointment scrutiny by the Committee.

Reports, special reports and government responses

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Sixth Report - The appointment of Rt Hon the Baroness Stuart of Edgbaston as First Civil Service Commissioner
Work Pre-appointment Hearing: The First Civil Service Commissioner (Pre-appointment hearing)
Committees Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee
HC 984
Report

Oral evidence transcripts

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3 February 2022
Work Pre-appointment Hearing: The First Civil Service Commissioner (Pre-appointment hearing)
Witnesses Baroness Stuart of Edgbaston (the Government's preferred candidate for the role of First Civil Service Commissioner at Civil Service Commission)
Committees Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee
Oral Evidence

Written evidence

No written evidence published.

Contact us

  • Email: pacac@parliament.uk
  • Phone: 020 7219 3268 (General Enquiries) / 020 7219 8430, 07834 172 099 (Media Enquiries)
  • Address: Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA