§ Brigadier Clarke
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what has been the total administrative cost of Her Majesty's Government for the year from October, 1964; and what was the total for the preceding year.
§ Mr. MacDermot
The latest figures available of the pay of the non-industrial Civil Service are £473 million for the year ended 31st March, 1965, and £433 million for the previous financial year. These sums do not include Post Office pay.