§ Mr. Spearing
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what is the approximate annual cost in pounds sterling of Her Majesty's Foreign Service in nations which are members of the EEC or NATO, the Commonwealth and the rest of the world, respectively.
§ Mr. Ennals
The estimated annual net costs for each of the groups are as follows:
EEC countries £16 million NATO countries £29 million Commonwealth countries £19 million Rest of the world £33 million