Catering Services in the House of Commons

Written evidence submitted by Stephen Wiles, Parliamentary Clerk, HM Treasury

I can confirm that HM Treasury does have an onsite catering facility which is provided as part of the PFI services via a sub-contractor.

The following services are available:

· Restaurant - serving breakfast and lunch, consisting of a selection of hot and cold food and beverages

· Cafe - open all day, barista served beverages, snacks, sandwiches, salads, pastries and cold beverages

· Deli - open all day, barista served beverages, freshly prepared and pre-made sandwiches, hot food at lunchtime, snacks, cold beverages and sundries.

· Hospitality Service - available all day and for evening functions, provided and extensive range of food and beverages

· Vending Service - vending machines providing hot and cold beverages and a range of snack options.

September 2010