Revised answer to a Parliamentary Question about consultancy amounts within the Department for Transport.
I regret to inform the House that there was an inaccuracy in the answer given by the then Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Stephen Hammond) to Parliamentary Question 195584 on 10 April 2014 (Official Report, 10 Apr 2014: Column 338W) about spend on consultancy services by the Department for Transport. Unfortunately there were coding errors in the classification of the spend data used to identify consultancy services, resulting in Thompsons Solicitors being named as a consultant. They do not provide consultancy services to the department. Corrections have been made to the coding and the table supplied should now read:
|Company name||Spend for financial year 2013 and 2014|
|Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer||3,274,577|
|Capita Property and Infrastructure Ltd||965,305|
|Systems Up Ltd||834,360|
|Ove ARUP & Partners Ltd||472,308|
|Rowsell Wright Ltd||384,159|