§ Mr. Redmond
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence if he will list by grade the number of staff and their cost for(a) the financial year 1994–95 and (b) the estimated figures for the financial year 1995–96, for each executive agency for which he is responsible. 
§ Mr. Arbuthnot
This information is not available in the form requested and could be provided only at disproportionate cost.
Information on staff numbers and costs for defence agencies is given in the annual report and accounts of each agency, which are laid before the House or placed in the Library of the House, as appropriate.