To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions how much has been spent by his Department on international flights in each year since 1997.
DWP was formed in 2001 and therefore has details of spend on international flights only from February 2002. The information is provided in the following table.
|February 2002 to January 2003||600,572|
|February 2003 to January 2004||639,783|
|February 2004 to January 2005||703,189|
|February 2005 to January 2006||878,605|
|February 2006 to January 2007||652,620|
|February 2007 to October 2007||454,849|