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Flood Defences

Volume 451: debated on Tuesday 7 November 2006

To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how much the Government have spent on improving flood defences in Northern Ireland in each of the last five years. (99405)

The Department of Agriculture and Rural Development, as the drainage and flood defence authority in Northern Ireland, spent the following amounts on improving flood defences, including sea defences:

Amount (£)

2001-02

4,730,000.00

2002-03

7,622,000.00

2003-04

2,101,000.00

2004-05

740,000.00

2005-06

3,288,000.00