Skip to main content

Barnet Primary Care Trust: Finance

Volume 470: debated on Tuesday 15 January 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what percentage change in revenue allocation Barnet primary care trust will receive for 2008-09; and what progress has been made in returning top sliced and other withheld funds relating to previous years to Barnet primary care trust. (178074)

In 2008-09, all primary care trusts (PCTs) will receive an above-inflation cash increase of 5.5 per cent. Barnet PCT will receive a 2008-09 revenue allocation of £485.8 million, a cash increase of £25.2 million from 2007-08.

In 2006-07 Barnet PCT had £12.8 million funds topsliced. £2.9 million of this topslice was returned at the end of 2006-07 and a further £7.8 million has been returned in the current financial year.