Queen Alexandra Hospital, Cosham
Andy Burnham (Minister of State (Delivery and Quality), Department of Health; Leigh, Labour)
The capital cost of Portsmouth Hospitals National Health Service Trust's private finance initiative (PFI) scheme for the redevelopment of Queen Alexandra Hospital is £236 million. The annual payment the trust will make to its private sector under the PFI contract is £32,866,000 million, subject to satisfactory performance by the contractor and other factors such as refinancing. The contract is for 35 years; payment commences after the first three and a half years upon the successful construction and handover of the new facilities to the trust.