Below is the text of Mr Major’s written Parliamentary Answer on Lambeth on 12th November 1985.
Mr. John Fraser Asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if he is satisfied with the staffing levels of Department of Health and Social Security offices in Lambeth.
Mr. Major The staffing of DHSS local offices which deal with claimants in Lambeth is as follows:-
Office | Provisional complement 1985-
Kennington | 90 | 107
Kennington Park | 97 | 109
Brixton | 148 | 155
Streatham | 122 | 135
Balham | 156 | 176.5
Battersea | 140 | 158
Crystal Palace | 117 | 131.5
Peckham | 141 | 142.5
Southwark | 134 | 151.5
As will be seen each office is staffed above the complement which is determined by a complementing system –