Linked Data API

Show Search Form

Search Results

765690
star this property registered interest false remove filter
star this property date less than 2017-10-06more like thismore than 2017-10-06
star this property answering body
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Tour Operators: Saudi Arabia more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what steps he is taking to ensure that all operators and travel agents offering tours to Mecca and the Hajj pilgrimage are meeting the standards set out in consumer protection legislation; and if he will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Harrow West remove filter
star this property tabling member printed
Gareth Thomas more like this
star this property uin 105984 more like this
star this property answer
answer
unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer remove filter
star this property answer text <p>Hajj and Umrah trips are covered by consumer law under the Package Travel Regulations 1992, and more general consumer protection legislation and laws against theft and fraud.</p><p>The Department has published two information leaflets; one for pilgrims on booking a Hajj trip and one for Hajj travel organisers setting out their basic legal obligations. These are available on the gov.uk website.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Stourbridge more like this
star this property answering member printed Margot James more like this
star this property grouped question UIN 105985 more like this
star this property question first answered
less than 2017-10-11T13:27:20.047Zmore like thismore than 2017-10-11T13:27:20.047Z
unstar this property answering member
4115
star this property label Biography information for Margot James more like this
star this property tabling member
177
star this property label Biography information for Gareth Thomas more like this
765691
star this property registered interest false remove filter
star this property date less than 2017-10-06more like thismore than 2017-10-06
star this property answering body
Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept id 201 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Tour Operators: Saudi Arabia more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, what steps he is taking to ensure that those making the Hajj pilgrimage are aware of their consumer and travel rights when booking tours; and if he will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Harrow West remove filter
star this property tabling member printed
Gareth Thomas more like this
star this property uin 105985 more like this
star this property answer
answer
unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer remove filter
star this property answer text <p>Hajj and Umrah trips are covered by consumer law under the Package Travel Regulations 1992, and more general consumer protection legislation and laws against theft and fraud.</p><p>The Department has published two information leaflets; one for pilgrims on booking a Hajj trip and one for Hajj travel organisers setting out their basic legal obligations. These are available on the gov.uk website.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency Stourbridge more like this
star this property answering member printed Margot James more like this
star this property grouped question UIN 105984 more like this
star this property question first answered
less than 2017-10-11T13:27:20.11Zmore like thismore than 2017-10-11T13:27:20.11Z
unstar this property answering member
4115
star this property label Biography information for Margot James more like this
star this property tabling member
177
star this property label Biography information for Gareth Thomas more like this
765688
star this property registered interest false remove filter
star this property date less than 2017-10-06more like thismore than 2017-10-06
star this property answering body
Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property answering dept id 16 more like this
star this property answering dept short name Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
star this property answering dept sort name Foreign and Commonwealth Office more like this
unstar this property hansard heading Saudi Arabia: British Nationals Abroad more like this
star this property house id 1 more like this
star this property legislature
25259
star this property pref label House of Commons more like this
star this property question text To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, what discussions he has had with his counterpart in Saudi Arabia on support for UK nationals traveling to Saudi Arabia for the Hajj pilgrimage in the event they encounter any difficulties with their tour operators; and if he will make a statement. more like this
star this property tabling member constituency Harrow West remove filter
star this property tabling member printed
Gareth Thomas more like this
star this property uin 105986 more like this
star this property answer
answer
unstar this property is ministerial correction false more like this
star this property date of answer remove filter
star this property answer text <p>​I welcome the significant efforts made by Saudi Arabia in providing the infrastructure and services to allow millions of Muslims from around the world to perform their religious duty. The British Consulate General in Jeddah maintains a close dialogue with the Ministry of Hajj, including on issues with tour operators, to ensure an effective consular service to British pilgrims throughout their visit to Saudi Arabia. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office has extensive travel advice for pilgrims at <a href="https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/saudi-arabia/pilgrimage" target="_blank">https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice/saudi-arabia/pilgrimage</a>, including advice on choosing a tour operator.</p> more like this
star this property answering member constituency North East Bedfordshire more like this
star this property answering member printed Alistair Burt more like this
star this property question first answered
less than 2017-10-11T15:05:32.24Zmore like thismore than 2017-10-11T15:05:32.24Z
unstar this property answering member
1201
star this property label Biography information for Alistair Burt more like this
star this property tabling member
177
star this property label Biography information for Gareth Thomas more like this