Government Departments: Internet

(asked on 19th February 2021) - View Source

Question to the Cabinet Office:

To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister for the Cabinet Office, what steps his Department is taking to remove websites from search engines that appear to be from Government departments but are companies charging a fee.


Answered by
Julia Lopez Portrait
Julia Lopez
Minister of State (Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport)
This question was answered on 24th February 2021

Further to the answer to PQ59372 on 22 June 2020, Government Departments have a number of processes in place to ensure users seeking information from Government Departments, including on search engines, are not diverted to fee-charging and misleading websites.

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