§ Mr. Lidington
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what was the cost to public funds of designing and preparing the new website for the Immigration and Nationality Directorate. 
§ Mrs. Roche
The redesigned website was launched in December 2000 as part of the Home Office's ongoing commitment to drive forward e-government. The total cost of the redesign was approximately £150,000 representing Immigration and Nationality Directorate staff costs and external technical and design provision.