HC Deb 10 November 2003 vol 413 cc135-6W
Chris Grayling

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what the total funding for mental health services has been in the NHS in London in each of the past five years. [133738]

Mr. Hutton

The table shows data on mental health expenditure from 1998–99 to 2002–03, which is the latest year for which figures are available.

Mental Illness expenditure
London Regional Office Area
1998–99 667,408
1999–2000 763,238
2000–01 861,671
2001–02 961,549
2002–03 1,074,817


2002–03 data remains provisional. Figures are provided for health authorities and primary care trusts within the NHS London Regional Office area for 1998–99 to 2001–02 and for those organisations within the five London strategic health authority areas for 2002–03. Expenditure relates to the commissioning of secondary care mental illness only: Figures are not available for mental illness expenditure for primary care nor mental illness expenditure within personal social services.


Health authority audited accounts 1998–99

Health authority audited summarisation forms 1999–2000 to 2002–03

Primary care trust audited summarisation schedules 2000–01 to 2002–03