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Police: Finance

Volume 487: debated on Wednesday 11 February 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what the (a) cash grants and (b) overall budget her Department has provided for each police force in each of the last 10 years. (254823)

The information requested is set out in the following table.

Total grants and budget requirements for police authorities in England and Wales 1998-99 to 2008-09

£ million

1998-99

1999-2000

2000-01

2001-02

Police authority

Total grants1

Budget requirement2

Total grants1

Budget requirement2

Total grants1

Budget requirement2

Total grants1

Budget requirement2

Avon and Somerset

142.1

164.8

144.3

173.3

150.8

181.2

167.3

189.7

Bedfordshire

53.1

61.3

52.7

63.4

55.6

66.8

60.9

70.7

Cambridgeshire

61.4

70.8

63.6

75.2

66.8

79.5

75.2

84.1

Cheshire

89.5

105.0

93.8

111.1

98.7

115.1

104.5

121.8

Cleveland

73.6

79.3

74.6

83.3

77.9

86.5

82.9

90.7

Cumbria

52.5

61.9

53.4

64.5

56.1

67.4

60.9

70.6

Derbyshire

88.0

98.8

91.0

106.5

92.4

111.1

103.5

117.0

Devon and Cornwall

145.1

164.7

149.2

175.9

156.0

182.4

172.2

191.1

Dorset

58.6

72.6

61.0

77.4

60.4

81.0

65.4

84.6

Durham

71.5

77.0

74.9

81.3

78.6

84.0

83.3

87.7

Essex

133.6

163.6

137.8

169.5

148.1

183.1

159.8

194.8

Gloucestershire

52.6

62.4

52.8

66.0

54.6

68.6

60.4

72.2

Hampshire

161.6

187.1

165.3

196.5

172.7

204.7

186.4

216.2

Hertfordshire

79.2

96.0

85.0

101.6

97.2

121.2

106.4

129.3

Humberside

101.3

110.0

101.1

114.3

106.3

118.9

114.1

128.2

Kent

154.9

176.1

157.0

184.2

165.9

193.1

183.1

206.7

Lancashire

156.0

174.4

158.1

181.3

168.8

189.6

186.4

198.0

Leicestershire

86.4

101.1

89.7

106.3

93.1

110.2

103.7

116.4

Lincolnshire

52.0

65.8

54.6

69.7

58.7

72.6

61.0

76.1

Norfolk

71.4

81.0

71.0

86.9

75.4

91.5

82.2

98.4

Northamptonshire

54.6

66.1

55.9

70.4

59.4

73.4

63.6

76.8

North Yorkshire

66.3

74.4

66.2

78.0

67.5

81.0

75.8

85.9

Nottinghamshire

112.2

122.9

117.7

129.6

120.2

133.8

124.5

140.3

Staffordshire

99.8

117.2

100.2

122.2

102.4

127.0

108.3

134.3

Suffolk

55.9

65.8

58.7

69.9

61.7

72.9

69.4

77.6

Surrey

69.2

88.8

77.2

93.4

94.7

119.9

94.4

122.4

Sussex

137.6

161.4

141.4

168.0

145.3

174.5

156.7

183.9

Thames Valley

185.8

217.4

188.7

229.1

195.3

238.3

218.9

252.1

Warwickshire

43.2

52.8

44.0

55.9

48.9

58.9

58.9

62.4

West Mercia

92.6

110.4

97.5

116.5

103.9

125.7

114.8

133.2

Wiltshire

54.0

65.6

54.6

68.9

57.7

72.0

62.9

75.6

Greater Manchester

332.3

365.7

341.7

382.5

355.0

393.6

394.0

411.1

Merseyside

216.7

239.6

218.4

247.0

226.6

253.7

239.3

265.1

Northumbria

193.6

202.6

197.4

212.6

200.9

218.4

220.5

227.6

South Yorkshire

150.8

165.1

156.6

173.3

162.8

179.7

171.0

187.2

West Midlands

341.0

367.2

348.8

380.9

363.3

394.6

384.6

410.7

West Yorkshire

252.9

278.1

258.8

289.1

273.7

301.4

289.3

314.1

Metropolitan

1,606.8

1,777.5

1,629.3

1,836.2

1,635.4

1,830.0

1,789.4

1,980.1

City of London

71.0

57.1

72.0

57.1

74.6

57.9

87.0

59.7

Dyfed-Powys

43.5

51.8

43.6

55.7

46.5

59.0

53.2

62.9

Gwent

59.0

66.9

62.2

71.4

64.5

76.1

70.2

80.7

North Wales

63.2

73.9

64.5

79.6

67.6

84.0

74.0

89.5

South Wales

144.6

161.1

148.2

170.0

152.4

179.1

165.0

188.9

1 Total grants comprises: General Grant and specific resource grants and capital provision.

2 Source: Communities and Local Government - English Police Authorities/ Welsh Assembly Government—Welsh police authorities

Note:

Adjusted for comparison purposes following the transfer of pensions and security funding from general grant to specific grants

Total grants and budget requirements for police authorities in England and Wales 1998-99 to 2008-09

£ million

2002-03

2003-04

2004-05

Police authority

Total grants1

Budget requirement2

Total grants1

Budget requirement2

Total grants1

Budget requirement2

Avon and Somerset

166.6

196.1

174.1

215.9

180.0

228.7

Bedfordshire

65.4

72.6

67.0

78.2

69.1

83.1

Cambridgeshire

73.5

90.8

79.4

99.1

83.1

106.1

Cheshire

107.2

125.0

118.4

135.2

118.7

142.3

Cleveland

88.0

95.7

91.2

103.7

94.8

109.4

Cumbria

61.5

72.7

63.8

79.7

66.2

85.5

Derbyshire

102.8

123.6

108.6

132.9

111.9

139.8

Devon and Cornwall

173.6

198.4

179.0

220.2

185.6

233.2

Dorset

65.4

87.9

68.3

95.6

70.1

101.7

Durham

84.3

89.2

88.7

95.7

91.4

100.7

Essex

168.5

198.5

173.3

212.8

177.3

222.1

Gloucestershire

60.6

75.0

63.5

86.9

65.6

92.0

Hampshire

192.8

227.5

209.7

247.6

210.1

261.5

Hertfordshire

107.3

132.7

111.1

143.2

115.1

152.7

Humberside

113.4

131.6

121.1

142.0

124.8

150.4

Kent

186.8

214.6

203.3

233.0

203.9

245.8

Lancashire

183.8

202.0

194.0

216.8

200.9

228.9

Leicestershire

102.4

122.6

108.7

130.1

112.7

138.1

Lincolnshire

65.9

77.1

66.9

81.1

69.2

85.1

Norfolk

85.5

104.4

92.4

113.5

92.6

121.3

Northamptonshire

64.5

81.6

71.7

90.3

71.7

96.7

North Yorkshire

78.0

93.1

81.3

114.3

80.7

122.0

Nottinghamshire

131.4

145.2

136.0

158.2

141.2

165.7

Staffordshire

110.7

137.0

119.9

149.1

120.7

157.1

Suffolk

68.0

81.2

71.8

89.7

73.6

94.6

Surrey

93.7

128.6

101.1

149.2

100.9

157.9

Sussex

164.5

189.8

170.8

211.2

175.4

221.6

Thames Valley

223.3

259.3

231.9

292.4

239.9

311.5

Warwickshire

51.5

65.8

56.1

70.3

55.9

73.9

West Mercia

112.2

144.4

117.9

154.5

121.1

165.3

Wiltshire

63.1

77.6

65.6

83.8

67.5

88.3

Greater Manchester

393.0

415.3

422.9

450.9

436.9

468.9

Merseyside

254.9

268.6

265.9

282.9

273.7

294.9

Northumbria

213.0

228.6

227.7

241.2

240.8

249.8

South Yorkshire

178.7

191.4

193.0

207.2

194.9

216.6

West Midlands

397.4

415.5

437.7

441.2

442.8

460.6

West Yorkshire

302.9

323.9

318.1

345.6

328.8

363.7

Metropolitan

1,930.2

2,037.7

2,052.3

2,207.8

2,133.1

2,343.3

City of London

92.0

60.4

99.4

71.3

111.0

72.8

Dyfed-Powys

53.9

65.3

56.4

71.2

58.4

76.5

Gwent

72.2

84.4

76.6

92.0

78.9

97.5

North Wales

78.8

93.5

82.1

104.6

86.0

113.2

South Wales

169.2

195.0

175.6

201.0

181.7

216.6

£ million

2005-06

2006-073

Police authority

Total grants1

Budget requirement2

Total grants1

Budget requirement2

Avon and Somerset

189.2

240.6

194.1

236.7

Bedfordshire

72.6

87.3

75.3

87.3

Cambridgeshire

86.9

112.5

88.6

110.5

Cheshire

122.7

148.4

129.7

150.3

Cleveland

98.8

114.8

103.9

115.0

Cumbria

69.3

89.1

72.6

90.3

Derbyshire

117.1

145.9

117.9

145.3

Devon and Cornwall

193.9

243.7

199.7

246.3

Dorset

73.2

107.0

76.4

103.1

Durham

95.7

105.4

98.6

102.6

Essex

185.9

232.2

194.2

232.0

Gloucestershire

68.7

95.9

70.5

91.5

Hampshire

216.7

272.9

225.7

269.7

Hertfordshire

120.4

159.5

121.9

164.2

Humberside

130.5

156.9

136.2

158.1

Kent

211.2

256.5

219.7

247.3

Lancashire

210.2

240.4

223.6

239.5

Leicestershire

119.0

146.3

124.6

148.3

Lincolnshire

71.8

89.9

76.2

86.5

Norfolk

96.1

127.5

101.1

124.7

Northamptonshire

75.4

101.8

79.7

105.4

North Yorkshire

84.1

126.2

86.2

122.9

Nottinghamshire

146.0

173.4

146.0

170.5

Staffordshire

125.5

163.9

130.4

164.0

Suffolk

76.5

98.9

78.6

97.4

Surrey

103.3

165.4

110.4

172.4

Sussex

182.9

231.3

189.5

227.2

Thames Valley

249.7

325.2

259.7

329.1

Warwickshire

57.9

77.2

60.6

76.6

West Mercia

125.7

172.8

132.3

176.8

Wiltshire

70.2

92.7

73.6

91.6

Greater Manchester

455.8

493.9

482.9

503.5

Merseyside

282.8

306.6

299.4

296.4

Northumbria

252.9

262.0

265.6

260.5

South Yorkshire

201.3

226.4

209.2

230.6

West Midlands

468.0

491.0

491.8

501.6

West Yorkshire

343.0

383.0

356.8

380.2

Metropolitan

2,254.5

2,488.3

2,382.4

2,425.7

City of London

117.6

60.0

118.9

61.2

Dyfed-Powys

60.6

80.3

64.2

79.9

Gwent

81.9

102.3

86.1

106.1

North Wales

88.3

120.7

90.2

118.7

South Wales

190.0

227.4

196.6

222.6

1 Total grants comprises: General Grant and specific resource grants and capital provision.

2 Source: Communities and Local Government - English Police Authorities/ Welsh Assembly Government—Welsh police authorities

3 Adjusted for comparison purposes following the transfer of pensions and security funding from general grant to specific grants

Total grants and budget requirements for police authorities in England and Wales 1998-99 to 2008-09

£ million

2007-08

2008-09

Police authority

Total grants1

Budget requirement2

Total grants1

Budget requirement2

Avon and Somerset

206.3

248.9

210.9

259.5

Bedfordshire

79.0

91.2

82.7

96.1

Cambridgeshire

88.9

116.0

98.3

120.7

Cheshire

136.4

157.4

142.3

168.1

Cleveland

108.0

119.7

111.1

124.6

Cumbria

78.1

94.0

82.1

97.4

Derbyshire

123.6

151.6

131.4

157.2

Devon and Cornwall

211.9

256.8

2222

268.1

Dorset

81.2

107.8

81.7

111.8

Durham

107.2

112.3

106.7

116.1

Essex

202.1

242.2

211.5

251.1

Gloucestershire

73.3

95.7

77.4

99.1

Hampshire

233.2

281.9

251.9

294.2

Hertfordshire

130.6

171.4

133.7

178.2

Humberside

145.4

164.9

148.8

169.7

Kent

235.4

257.9

237.5

266.9

Lancashire

233.5

252.6

239.7

262.1

Leicestershire

129.0

154.7

138.5

164.7

Lincolnshire

80.4

90.4

82.4

100.6

Norfolk

107.1

131.3

110.6

138.3

Northamptonshire

82.3

110.3

88.3

114.8

North Yorkshire

89.2

127.6

95.9

132.2

Nottinghamshire

154.9

177.6

164.6

184.7

Staffordshire

136.6

170.9

144.6

176.1

Suffolk

83.2

101.9

84.9

106.9

Surrey

114.3

180.6

125.6

191.5

Sussex

198.9

237.1

210.3

245.1

Thames Valley

270.7

344.4

280.9

356.1

Warwickshire

63.6

80.1

65.2

85.4

West Mercia

138.0

184.3

149.3

190.7

Wiltshire

76.2

96.0

80.3

99.3

Greater Manchester

505.9

524.1

534.8

544.9

Merseyside

313.2

307.3

324.3

317.1

Northumbria

277.3

270.1

292.9

277.8

South Yorkshire

222.8

239.6

232.0

246.6

West Midlands

519.5

521.8

539.9

543.4

West Yorkshire

373.3

396.0

396.1

411.0

Metropolitan

2,474.2

2,532.7

2,559.1

2,595.0

City of London

119.2

62.9

126.2

64.1

Dyfed-Powys

65.2

83.6

70.9

87.0

Gwent

88.4

110.7

94.5

114.3

North Wales

96.9

124.8

100.5

129.4

South Wales

206.7

232.1

212.3

240.3

1 Total grants comprises: General Grant and specific resource grants and capital provision.

2 Source: Communities and Local Government - English Police Authorities/ Welsh Assembly Government—Welsh police authorities