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Supporting People Programme: Gloucestershire

Volume 474: debated on Thursday 3 April 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government how much has been paid to local authorities in Gloucestershire under her Department's Supporting People budget for each of the last three years. (198070)

Supporting People funding is paid to upper-tier local authorities. In the county of Gloucestershire, this includes Gloucestershire county council and South Gloucestershire council. Authorities receive two separate funding streams related to Supporting People—the Supporting People Programme Grant and the Supporting People Administration Grant, which is paid towards an authority's costs in administering the programme. Details of the relevant allocations for the last three years are set out in the following tables.

Gloucestershire county council

£

Supporting PeopleProgramme Grant allocation

Supporting People—Administration Grant allocation

2005-06

25,769,741

353,014

2006-07

25,135,925

353,014

2007-08

24,633,207

353,014

South Gloucestershire council

£

Supporting People—Programme Grant allocation

Supporting People—Administration Grant allocation

2005-06

4,764,505

150,177

2006-07

4,682,116

150,177

2007-08

4,674,886

150,177