I have asked the chief executive of the Central Office of Information to write to the right hon. Member.
Letter from Mark Lund, dated 23 February 2010:
As Chief Executive of the Central Office of Information (COI), I have been asked to reply to your Parliamentary Question  asking for information regarding the allocation of expenditure in relation to the Brand and Brand Identity Framework.
The £4 million of expenditure relates to the estimated value of a framework agreement over a four year period.