Project budgets (2018)

Request

  1. The budget allocated and spent on Parliament week 2017
  2. The budget for Equalities for 2018
  3. The budget for Vote 100 for 2018

 

Response

1) The budget allocated and spent on Parliament Week 2017

This information is held by the House of Commons.  UK Parliament Week is our annual festival celebrating parliament and democracy. In 2017, 4569 organisations took part helping us to reach over 350,000 people.  The costs you have requested are as follows:

Budget Spend
Staffing costs £62,000 £61,534
Direct costs £138,000 £136,489
Totals £200,000 £198,023

2) The budget for Equalities for 2018

This information is held by the House of Commons.  Equaliteas is part of the Vote 100 Programme.  To date over 3000 organisations have taken part in Equaliteas, reaching over 107,000 people.  The 2018 budget for Equaliteas is £60,000.

3) The budget for Vote 100 for 2018

This information is held by the House of Commons. Vote 100 is an umbrella programme, bringing together various strands of activities to mark the centenary of women’s suffrage and universal male suffrage. These include Equaliteas, the February 2018 commemorations and the Voice and Vote exhibition. Overall the programme aims to reach over 500,000 people online and face to face.  The budget for Vote 100 in 2018 is £401,405 (this includes the budget for Equaliteas as provided above).