Environment, energy and sustainability

Ministry of Justice: Environmental sustainability overview 2017

The Environmental Audit Committee requested a review of sustainability within the Ministry of Justice.

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The Environmental Audit Committee requested a review of sustainability within the Ministry of Justice.

The briefing examines:

  • The Department’s arrangements to support and promote sustainability within: policy and policy making; governance and leadership; estates and operations and procurement.
  • The most significant environmental issues the Department faces now and in the future.
  • The Department’s consideration of environmental impacts in its closure and rebuilding of prisons, the closure of courts and its use of a digitalised case management system within the courts.


November 2017