To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department pursuant to his answer of 28 April 2003, Official Report, column 202W, on the police, what the total expenditure by the Metropolitan Police on rental vehicles was in each of the last five years and for each month from April 2002 to March 2003. 
The information requested is set out in the tables, provided by the Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police. Due to changes in financial recording systems, the information for 1998–99 could be obtained only at disproportionate cost.
|Totals for 1999–2003|
|Breakdown for each month: April 2002 to March 2003|