HC Deb 14 February 2002 vol 380 c630W
Mr. Bercow

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what the total external spend by her Department was on Private Finance Initiative consultants in each of the last four years; how many full-time equivalent consultants were employed over this period; how many billed consultancy days there were per year; what the implied average cost of each PFI consultant was; how many consultancy firms were used by her Department over this period; and if she will make a statement. [31039]

Mrs. Liddell

The Scotland Office was established in its present form on 1 July 1999.

My Department has had no expenditure on Private Finance Initiative consultants.