Written Questions are submitted by MPs or Lords to receive information from a Department.
|2 Jul 2019, 4:20 p.m.||GCHQ: Staff||Anne-Marie Trevelyan|
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what the criteria are for exclusion on medical grounds for recruits to GCHQ.
Answer (Sir Alan Duncan)
No applicant who passed the selection tests to work at GCHQ would be barred from entry on the basis of health grounds, mental or physical, unless their condition made it impossible for the member of staff to work safely and securely even after reasonable adjustments.