To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what the (a) area and (b) estimated value is of (i) vacant and (ii) occupied office space (A) owned and (B) rented by his Department.
There is currently 282.79 m(2) Net Internal Areas (NIA) of vacant space and 22,942.76 m(2) (NIA) of occupied space within 1 Horse Guards road. This building is managed under a PFI contract where the freehold reverts to the Crown at the end of the term. Valuation of land and buildings is set cut in the Annual Report and Accounts 2008-09 (HC 611). Vacant space is not separately valued.
There is currently no vacant space within 6,574.30 m(2) of occupied, rented space at Rosebery Court in Norwich. Leasehold premises are not valued.