HC Deb 11 July 2002 vol 388 c1206W
Mr. Randall

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what his policy is on using 0870 telephone numbers for inquiries by the public to the Department and its agencies. [66195]

Mr. Lammy

The Department decides on the appropriate tariff for national lines on a case by case basis, taking account of the purpose of the line, its intended audience and the ability of the target audience to pay.