All travel is undertaken in accordance with the Ministerial Code and the Civil Service Management Code. The costs of any such travel is accounted for in the annual cost of all Ministers’ visits overseas which for 2006-07 will be published after the end of the financial year.
I refer the hon. Member to the reply he has already received from my hon. Friend the Member for South Thanet (Dr. Ladyman) on 7 November 2006, Official Report, column 1063W.