Zero-hours contracts

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-06-17
Session date: 
June 17, 2015
Reference: 
2015/1943
Question By: 
Fiona Twycross
Organisation: 
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Given that you now attend the Prime Minister's political cabinet, will you take the opportunity to encourage the Government to take on zero-hours contracts, noting your responsibilities as Mayor in relation to London's economy?

Answer

Answer for Zero-hours contracts

Answer for Zero-hours contracts

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The Department for Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) remains the area of Whitehall responsible for this national policy and continues to monitor developments on the use of such contracts.