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Main Estimates 2023-24

The Government published its initial spending plans for 2023-24 on 18 May 2023, in the Main Estimate 2023-24 

The Backbench Business committee selected the following Estimates for debate: 

Tuesday 4 July 2023 

Wednesday 5 July 2023 

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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. Links are provided below. 

Smaller departments and pension funds' memoranda are below 

Formal documentation 

The formal documents which set out these spending plans - the 2023-24 Main Estimates - can themselves be accessed here. 

The original Spending Review 2021 document on which these plans are based is here.