HC Deb 08 March 2004 vol 418 c1278W
Mr. Andrew Mitchell

To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what the budget of Consumer Direct is for the next three financial years. [157461]

Mr. Sutcliffe

The budget of Consumer Direct for the next three financial years is:

£ million
2003–04 3
2004–05 11
2005–06 16

This may be subject to adjustment depending on the speed of roll out following implementation of the Consumer Direct pathfinder nations/regions this summer. The pathfinders are Scotland, Wales, Yorkshire and Humberside and the South West.