HL Deb 11 November 1999 vol 606 c253WA
Lord Monkswelll

asked Her Majesty's Government:

How the Intervention Board performed against its key targets for 1998–99. [HL4687]

Baroness Hayman

The Intervention Board's performance against its key targets in 1998–99 was as follows:

Target Performance
Percentage of claims processed within deadlines 99.0% 99.4%
Percentage of claims processed correctly 98.5% 98.9%
Cumulative running cost efficiency gains 2.5% 5.3%
Improvement in index of productivity 4.0% 5.9%
Ratio of disallowance to EAGGF funds handled 0.40% 0.03%
To maintain expenditure within vote provision, cash and running cost limits Achieved
New value for money savings in procurement of goods and services 7.0% 9.3%
Yield: cost ratio of anti-fraud acitivites 3.0:1.0 2.9:1.0