To ask the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department if she will make a statement on the (a) cost of and (b) number of visitors to each website operated by her Department and each agency and non-departmental public body for which her Department is responsible in each year since its establishment. 
The information requested set out in the following table.
|Legal Services Ombudsman||£3348.75 August 2000||2001 £3,879.25||2002–03: 15,558 visits*|
|www.olso.org||2002 £2,539||*figures not available prior to|
|Lord Chancellors Dept||£7,368||1998–99: £16,200||1998–99: 147.958 visits|
|www.lcd.gov.uk||1999–2000: £16,200||1999–2000: 291.582 visits|
|2000–01: £41,133||2000–01:358.161 visits|
|20001–02: £152,859||2001–02: 469,683 visits|
|2002–03 See note 1||2002–03: 1,234,931 visits|
|Magistrates' Court Service||£130||2001–02: £1,322.50||2002–03:24,916 visits*|
|Inspectorate||2002–02: £3,940.13||*figures not available prior to|
|www.mesi.gov.uk||2002–03 See note 1||2002–03|
|Northern Ireland Court Service||£55,000 (April 2002)||£15,000 p.a.|
112002–03: 92,000 page impressions
|www.courtsni.gov.uk||(now running at 12,000 impressions a|
|Official Solicitor's Department||In house||1999–2000: £141 p.a.||No figures available|
|Public Trust Office (closed June|
|No figures available|
|Public Guardianship Office||£37,600 (June 2001)||2001–02: £14,334|
|Public Record Office—main site||£200,000(1995)||2002–03: £147,000||No figures available|
|www.pro.gov.uk||Previous years: similar|
|PRO—other sites: Family Records;||—||Complex arrangements with various||In page impressions:|
|Learning Curve; a2a; Moving Here;||partners, PRO contribution||1998–99: 738,977|
|Census||assessable only at disproportionate||1999–2000: 9,732,724|
1 Figures not available prior to January 2003. Figures not available as page impressions or visits.
2 The sites hosted by Cable and Wireless (2002–05) under a three year contract. The hosting element of this is £158,796 per annum for a total of eight sights.
3 Figures not available prior to 2002–03.
4 Figures not available prior to January 2001.
5 The 2002 increase is partly because we had previously omitted impressions of.asp and.jsp pages, which make up a significant amount of the site.
6 Figures not available prior to 2001–02.
7 Figures not available prior to 2000–01.
8 Figures not available prior to July 2002.
9 Figures not available prior to June 2002.
10 The various sites which existed within the Land Registry are now being consolidated into one site.
11 Figures not available prior to 2002–03. Current website does not record statistics for unique visitors.
12 Including development and operating cost.