Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Brexit

Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport written question – answered on 6th February 2019.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Vincent Cable Vincent Cable Leader of the Liberal Democrats

To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, how much of the £56 million allocated to his Department for Brexit preparations in 2018-19 and 2019-20 has been allocated to preparing for the UK leaving the EU without a deal.

Photo of Margot James Margot James The Minister of State, Department for Culture, Media and Sport

DCMS has been allocated £26.2m of funding for the full year 2018/19, which is being paid out in Supplementary Estimates 18/19.

As at the end of December, our actual spend to date is £20.1m. Further spend to the end of March 2019 is expected to arise from staff, accommodation, IT, and legal costs, to meet the 2018-19 allocation.

Does this answer the above question?

Yes0 people think so

No0 people think not

Would you like to ask a question like this yourself? Use our Freedom of Information site.