Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Session 2007-08

10 January 2008


British Waterways: Memorandum from National Audit Office

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee, as part of its scrutiny of the work of British Waterways, asked the National Audit Office to examine BW's finances between 2002 and 2012.

The Committee received a letter from Sir John Bourne KCB, Comptroller and Auditor General, on 6 December 2007. The memorandum can be found on the Committee's British Waterways inquiry webpage at:


The Committee published its Report on British Waterways on 31 July 2007 as HC 345-I. The Government's Response was published on 17 October 2007 as HC 1059.