Crown Agents

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HeadquartersSutton, England, UK
SubgroupsMillbank Technical Services

"According to its charter, Crown Agents is an “Emanation of the Crown.” This gives Crown Agents a status close to the monarchy, yet outside the official government structures of the United Kingdom. Through much of its existence, it was overseen by the Colonial Secretary and, later, in the so-called post-colonial era, by the Minister of Overseas Development. Although not formally a department of the government, Crown Agents’ entire debt was guaranteed by the Exchequer."[1]

Millbank Technical Services

Full article: Stub class article Millbank Technical Services

In 1967, Millbank Technical Services was created as a wholly owned subsidiary of Crown Agents. In was absorbed by the MoD in 1979.


Related Document

TitleTypePublication dateAuthor(s)Description
Document:Crown AgentsarticleJuly 2007Dean Andromidas
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