§ Nick Harvey
To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what the cost was of publishing her742W Department's annual report for each of the past three years; and if she will provide a breakdown of the costs incurred. 
§ Dr. Howells
The cost of publishing the Department's annual report for each of the past three years was as follows:
Annual report costs 2000–02 2000 2001 2002 Design, typesetting, pdfs 40,212 45,144 56,105 Print (buy back of copies from The Stationery Office) 18,310 24,648 125.000 Proofreading 648 533 570 Total 59,170 70,325 81,675 1 Estimated print costs.
The costs for 2002 include the development of a new design template which the Department plans to follow for the next two to three years