Department for Work and Pensions: ICT

Department for Work and Pensions written question – answered on 8th March 2017.

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Photo of Justin Madders Justin Madders Shadow Minister (Health)

To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, how much his Department spent on (a) iPads and tablets and (b) paper in each of the last five years for which figures are available.

Photo of Caroline Nokes Caroline Nokes The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Work and Pensions

(a) The amount spent on iPads and tablets in each of the last 5 years is as follows:

12/13

13/14

14/15

15/16

16/17

Total

iPads

£ -

£ -

£ 3,169

£ 2,876

£ 2,759

£ 8,803

Tablets

£ -

£ -

£ 3,638

£ 3,661,288

£ 15,367

£ 3,680,293

Total

£ -

£ -

£ 6,806

£ 3,744,163

£ 18,127

£ 3,769,096

All figures are inclusive of VAT and relate to the cost of the device only.

Purchases of tablets relate to the deployment of tablets to replace laptops for certain categories of end user.

(b) We have the following spend data for Office copier paper:

2012/13

2013/14

2014/15

2015/16

2016/17 (YTD 01/17)

£2,543,643

£2,173,328

£1,670,000

£1,400,000

£1,011,000

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