§ Mr. Fisher
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what is the annual cost of fees and reimbursements to people appointed to(a) public, (b) non-governmental and (c) other bodies by his Department.
§ Mr. McLoughlin
Fees and salaries for the majority of appointments made by my right hon. and Friend are contained in the annual publication "Public Bodies" published by HMSO, a copy of which is available in the Library of the House. The appointments which are not listed in this document areActing conservator of the River Mersey (£7,667 per annum),Delegate to the Central Rhine Commission (unpaid),Chairman and members of the honorary medical advisory panel on driving and diabetes (unpaid),Chairman and members of the honorary medical advisory panel for driving and disorders of the nervous system (unpaid),Chairman and members of the honorary medical advisory panel on driving and cardiovascular disorders (unpaid).
My right hon. and learned Friend also appoints some part-time members to ports authorities, but their remuneration is a matter for the individual authority concerned.