The Foreign and Commonwealth Office expenditure on postage for each financial year is as follows:
|April 2001 to March 2002||237,171|
|April 2002 to March 2003||226,667|
|April 2003 to March 2004||216,349|
|Expenditure this financial year:|
|April 2004 to December 2004||153,146|
Information on the costs of postage for the financial years prior to April 2001 could be provided only at disproportionate cost.