Ministry of Justice written question – answered on 31st August 2018
Imran Hussain Labour, Bradford East
To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, with reference to the Female Offender Strategy, published by his Department on 28 June 2018, whether his Department plans to impose a financial charge on probation employees to be registered with the professional probation register announced in that strategy.
Edward Argar The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice
The Department is exploring options for developing a professional register for probation staff. This work is in the early scoping stages and no decisions have been made on how the register will be funded.