Departmental Websites

Transport written question – answered on 11th October 2005.

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Photo of Sarah Teather Sarah Teather Shadow Minister (Office of the Deputy Prime Minister)

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what websites come under his Department's responsibility; and what the (a) cost and (b) number of visitors to those sites was in the last year for which figures are available.

Photo of Karen Buck Karen Buck Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Transport)

The following websites are the Department's responsibility and include the Department for Transport (DfT) website, associated DfT websites as well as DfT Agency sites. Figures are provided for the financial year 2004–05.

The 'Number of visitors' information provided refers to the number of unique users who have visited each site. This information is not provided for all sites where statistics software used does not provide such data and is listed as 'Not Available' where relevant.

Website Cost for

2004–05 (£)

Unique users
www.dft.gov.uk 290,035 1,302,705
www.cfit.gov.uk 5,608.87 n/a
www.dptac.gov.uk 14,137 n/a
www.highwaycode.gov.uk 4,143.35 n/a
www.utmc.gov.uk 2,340 n/a
www.webtag.org.uk 8,546.75 n/a
www.transportdirect.info 15.5 million 712,058
www.cyclesense.net 0 n/a
www.thinkroadsafety.gov.uk 14,237 n/a
www.hedgehogs.gov.uk 0 n/a
www.databases.dft.gov.uk/primary 563 n/a
www.databases.dft.gov.uk/secondary 563 n/a
www.thinkseatbelts.com 1,100 n/a
www.databases.dft.gov.uk/roadsafety 0 n/a
www.databases.dft.gov.uk/schools 0 n/a
www.drugdrive.com 1,050 n/a
www.cyclesmart.org 33,200 n/a
www.mcga.gov.uk 16,717 n/a
www.highways.gov.uk 726,900 804,181
Highways Agency research compendium site 75,478 82,275
Highways Traffic Map 227,176 193,201
www.dvlaregistrations.co.uk 45,566.32 n/a
www.dvla.gov.uk 27,930 4,282,548
www.dvlaonline.gov.uk 62,000 1703
www.dvla.gov.uk/vehiclelicence 2,493,061.64 n/a
www.homezoneschallenge.com 2768.16 n/a
www.dsa.gov.uk 50,000 5,324,743
www.passplus.org.uk 2,000 238,443
www.arrive-alive.info 2,000 16,880
www.ask-what-if.com 2,000 25,579
www.theory-tests.co.uk 5,000 1,240,148
www.vcacarfueldata.org.uk 4,089 n/a
www.vca.gov.uk 4,589 n/a
www.vosa.gov.uk n/a 112,211

n/a = not available.

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