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Main Estimates 2021-22

The Government published its initial spending plans for 2021-22 on 13 May 2021, in the Main Estimates 2021-22.

The Backbench Business Committee has selected the following Estimates for debate.

Tuesday 29 June 2021

Wednesday 30 June 2021

  • The spending of the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office on Overseas Development Assistance; and on the British Council - debate pack and link to the debate in Hansard

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Government Departments' Estimates memoranda

Government departments are required to produce an Estimates memorandum for the relevant select committee to explain what is proposed in their Main Estimate and how proposals compare to past spending plans. Select Committees publish these memoranda on their webpages- for ease of reference links to those published so far are given below.

Smaller departments and pension funds' memoranda are below

Formal documentation

The formal documents which set out these spending plans- the 2021-22 Main Estimates themselves can be accessed here

The original Spending Review 2020 document on which these plans are based is here.