Minutes of Meeting on Tuesday 28 October 2008

Members of the Commission present:

Mr Alan Williams in the Chair
Mr Richard Bacon
Mr Edward Leigh
Mr Austin Mitchell
Dr William McCrea

Apologies: Mr John McFall, Mr Andrew Tyrie.

1. NAO's refurbishment project: request for increased funding

The Commission took oral evidence from Tim Burr, Comptroller & Auditor General, and Jim Rickleton, NAO, on the NAO's request for increased funding for its refurbishment project.

The Commission approved additional funding of £5.8 million for the project, increasing the total funding approved from £77.44 million to £83.24 million.

(Secretary to the Public Accounts Commission)