HC Deb 18 May 2004 vol 421 c836W
Norman Lamb

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport how much the production of his Department's latest annual report cost; how many copies were printed; how many copies of it were sold at its cover price; to whom copies of the report have been provided free of charge; and how many copies were provided free of charge. [171079]

Mr. McNulty

The Department's Annual Report was published on 30 April 2004 and is freely available on the DfT website.

1,100 copies of the report were printed. To date, a total of approximately 250 copies have been provided free of charge to the House Libraries, the Transport Select Committee, Department for Transport Ministers and officials, and to other Government Departments. The Stationery Office (TSO) has taken 700 copies for sale. Data on the level of sales is not yet available.

The total cost of the Annual Report was £34,820 excluding VAT.