Session 2002-03 2 December 2002


The Committee on the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions will be holding a one-off evidence session into Local Government Finance: Formula Grant Distribution on the following date:

Friday 6th December

9.15 am

Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy

9.30 am

County Councils Network

Sparsity Partnership for Authorities delivering Rural Services

Association of London Government

9.45 am

Special Interest Group of Municipal Authorities (Outside London)

High Ethnicity Special Interest Group

10.00 am

Rt Hon Nick Raynsford, MP, Minister of State for Local Government and the Regions

The evidence session will take place in public, unless otherwise decided by the Committee, in a Committee Room at the House of Commons.  Those wishing to attend the meeting should check the venue by contacting the Committee Office Information Line on 020 7219 2033 on the day before the hearing.

This evidence session will also be broadcast live over the web at  www.parliamentlive.tv. Those interested should go to this site prior to the meeting to ensure that they have access.

If you would  like a copy of any House of Commons publications, and did not submit written or oral evidence to the relevant inquiry, then you may purchase them from The Stationery Office, General enquiries tel no.0870 600 5522, or access them via the Committee homepage on the Internet

Contact: Claire O'Shaughnessy 020 7219 6755