§ Mr. Dubs
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what are the costs which are met by the fee paid by aliens who register with the police; what was (a) the fee income and (b) the expenditure, on registration with the police in 1981–82, 1982–83 and 1983–84; and what is the estimated figure for 1984–85.
§ Mr. Waddington
The costs are those incurred by the police in the registration process and include salaries, accommodation and other administrative expenses. The figures requested are as follows:
Income (£ thousand) Expenditure 1981–82 614 650 1982–83 713 738 1983–84* 794 765 1984–85† 798 789 * partly estimated † estimated