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Metropolitan Police: Expenditure

Home Office written question – answered on 18th February 2019.

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Photo of Louise Haigh Louise Haigh Shadow Minister (Home Office) (Policing)

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, pursuant to the Answer of 31 January 2019 to Question 213415, what the total amount requested by the Metropolitan Police was between 2017-18 and 2018-19 for which the Government chose to award £22 million in Special Grant funding.

Photo of Nick Hurd Nick Hurd The Minister of State, Home Department

An error has been identified in the written answer given on 11 February 2019.

The correct answer should have been:

Please see attached document with answer.

The £22 million awarded in Special Grant funding to the Metropolitan Police referred to in our answer to question 213415 was solely for the Grenfell Tower investigation and response. It does not represent the full amount of Special Grant funding provided to the Metropolitan Police for 2017-18 and 2018-19.

Please see table below regarding Metropolitan Police Special Grant claims and awards for 2017/18 and 2018/19:

2017/18

2018/19

Claimed

Awarded

Claimed

Awarded

Grenfell Tower

£11 million

£10.1 million

£13.5 million

£11.4 million

Madeleine McCann investigation

£308,500

£308,500

£300,000

£300,000

Royal Wedding

N/A

N/A

£237,000

£237,000

USA President visit

N/A

N/A

£1.3 million

£1.3 million

Commonwealth Summit

£602,000

£602,000

£4.6 million

£4.6 million

Commonweath Summit – Hostile Vehicle Mitigation measures

£5.2 million

£5.2 million

N/A

N/A

London terrorist attacks

£7.7 million

£7.7 million

N/A

N/A

Total

£24.8 million

£23.9 million

£19.9million

£17.8 million

Information regarding all Special Grant claims and awards from 2014/15 to 2017-18 has been published on the .gov.uk website at:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/police-funding-special-grant-applications

PQ answer (Word Document, 24.28 KB)

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Photo of Nick Hurd Nick Hurd The Minister of State, Home Department

Please see attached document with answer.

The £22 million awarded in Special Grant funding to the Metropolitan Police referred to in our answer to question 213415 was solely for the Grenfell Tower investigation and response. It does not represent the full amount of Special Grant funding provided to the Metropolitan Police for 2017-18 and 2018-19.

Please see table below regarding Metropolitan Police Special Grant claims and awards for 2017/18 and 2018/19:

2017/18

2018/19

Claimed

Awarded

Claimed

Awarded

Grenfell Tower

£11 million

£10.1 million

£13.5 million

£11.4 million

Madeleine McCann investigation

£308,500

£308,500

£300,000

£300,000

Royal Wedding

N/A

N/A

£237,000

£237,000

USA President visit

N/A

N/A

£1.3 million

£1.3 million

Commonwealth Summit

£602,000

£602,000

£4.6 million

£4.6 million

Commonweath Summit – Hostile Vehicle Mitigation measures

£5.2 million

£5.2 million

N/A

N/A

London terrorist attacks

£7.7 million

£7.7 million

N/A

N/A

Total

£24.8 million

£23.9 million

£19.9million

£17.8 million

Information regarding all Special Grant claims and awards from 2014/15 to 2017-18 has been published on the .gov.uk website at:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/police-funding-special-grant-applications

PQ answer (Word Document, 24.28 KB)

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