HM Treasury

Spending Review

15 July 2002

2002 Spending Review

On 15 July 2002 the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced the conclusion of the 2002 Spending Review. He explained that the review's theme is 'opportunity and security for all.' The Spending Review White Paper sets out the Government's spending plans for the following three years (2003/04-2005/06). The accompanying Public Service Agreements White Paper sets out the performance targets that departments committed themselves to meeting in exchange for the investment being made.

Follow the links below to access the 2002 Spending Review, the Public Service Agreements (PSA), associated papers, press notices and the Chancellor's statement.

2002 Spending Review Whitepaper: New Public Spending Plans 2003-2006

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