Defence written question – answered on 31st October 2011.

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Photo of Mark Garnier Mark Garnier Conservative, Wyre Forest

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what the monetary value was of (a) spare parts (stores and equipment), (b) specialist and general tools and (c) other equipment disposed of by the (i) Royal Navy, (ii) Royal Fleet Auxiliary and (iii) Fleet Air Arm of the Royal Navy due to surplus requirements in the last year for which figures are available.

Photo of Peter Luff Peter Luff The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Defence

The information is not held in the format requested. The figures provided in the following table represent the net book values (the net book value is the cost of the asset minus depreciation) of equipment declared surplus in the financial year ending 31 March 2011.

The figures provided under the first two categories are not held by individual fleets (Royal Navy, Royal Fleet Auxiliary and Fleet Air Arm).

Asset category Value (£ million)
Engineering and Technical Equipment(1) 103
General Stores(2) 6
Other equipment (Royal Navy) 571
Other Equipment (Royal Fleet Auxiliary) 270
Other Equipment (Fleet Air Arm) 10
(1) Includes spare parts (stores and equipment). (2) Includes specialist and general tools

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