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Departmental Property

Volume 467: debated on Tuesday 13 November 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how much of his Department's land has been sold in the last five years; and what money was received from the sales. (162626)

Details of defence land sold in the last five financial years are:

Financial year

2002-03

2003-04

2004-05

2005-06

2006-07

Gross accrued receipts in £ million

278

207

212

258

394

Sites sold

165

150

133

122

94

Total area in hectares

1,144

814

1,387

1,860

1,594

The disposal figures shown include receipts from the release of overseas property.