To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what the (a) staffing costs, including civil servants, interim and agency staff, (b) secondment costs and (c) travel costs of the regional FiReControl project teams have been; and whether these costs are included in the business case. [R]
Regional and Fire and Rescue Authority project costs including those associated with staffing, secondment and travel are met as part of the New Burdens funding. A detailed breakdown of payments and allocations to Regions and Fire and Rescue Authorities can be found in Implementation Funding Circulars 63/2005, 44/2006, 76/2006 and 5/2008. CLG does not keep records of this expenditure.