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Nato

Volume 80: debated on Wednesday 12 June 1985

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asked the Secretary of State for Defence, what is the cost to Britain of contributing to the NATO infrastructure budget and the NATO military budget in each financial year since 1979; and if he will arrange to provide the figure in the 1986 defence Estimates.

United Kingdom payments to and receipts from the NATO infrastructure budget and the NATO military budget since 1979 were as follows (to the nearest £ million at outturn prices):

£ millions
1979–801980–811981–821982–831983–841984–85
i. United Kingdom Payments
to Infrastructure Budget193438505757
ii. United Kingdom Receipts
from Infrastructure193661808085
iii. United Kingdom Payments
to Military Budget222425313541
iv. United Kingdom Receipts
(estimated) from Military
Budget333444
The hon. Member's request that these figures should be provided in the 1986 Statement on the Defence Estimates will be considered.