§ Mr. Fisher
To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry 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. Leigh
[holding answer 5 December 1990]: Information about the number and levels of remuneration of people appointed to non-departmental public bodies is contained in the annual publication "Public Bodies". A copy of the current issue is held by the House of Commons Library, and "Public Bodies 1990" is expected to be published later this month.
The other information requested is not kept centrally and can be provided only at disproportionate cost.