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Departmental Consultants

Volume 486: debated on Monday 12 January 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how much his Department spent on the purchase of consultancy services, with reference to the Standard Chart of Account code 51401400, in 2007-08. (245120)

The Department's final audited outturn on the purchase of consultancy services, against the Standard Chart of Account code 51401400 which includes Management Consultancy of Business Performance, Financial and Accountancy Services, Corporate Governance and Audit in 2007-08 was £113 million.

This figure is reflected in the 2007-08 report “Summaries of the Ministry of Defence External Assistance Expenditure”, which is available in the Library of the House.