HC Deb 19 May 2004 vol 421 c1083W
Patrick Mercer

To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office how much has been spent in each of the last three years on maintaining and utilising the Emergency Communications Network. [172749]

Mr. Alexander

In each of the last three years the Emergency Communications Network budget has been £5.2 million. This sum is accounted for in the costs of system maintenance, provision of private line connections and location moves required by the users.