§ Mr. Peter Duncan
To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what the value is of the contracts awarded in decommissioning Dounreay Nuclear Reprocessing Plant during each of the past five years to companies with their registered office in(a) the Highlands and Islands region, (b) Scotland and (c) UK. 
§ Mr. Wilson
I understand from UKAEA that this information is only available from 1998–99.
Value of contracts awarded in decommissioning Dounreay £million Registered office of company 1998–99 2000–01 2001–02 Highlands and Islands 32 35 36 Scotland (including Highlands and Islands) 37 41 44 UK (including whole of Scotland) 61 77 89