Skip to main content

Departmental Travel

Volume 450: debated on Wednesday 25 October 2006

To ask the Prime Minister how much has been spent by his Office on (a) chartering aircraft and (b) non-scheduled air travel in each of the last five years. (96214)

Since 1999 the Government have published an annual list of all visits overseas undertaken by Cabinet Ministers costing £500 or more during each financial year. Copies of these lists are available in the Library of the House. Information on the number of officials accompanying Ministers on overseas visits is included in the list.

All Ministers' travel arrangements are in accordance with the arrangements for official travel set out in chapter 10 of the ministerial code, and the accompanying guidance document, “Travel by Ministers”.