HM Treasury

Spending Review

2007 Comprehensive Spending Review

On 19 July 2005 the Chief Secretary to the Treasury announced that the Government intends to launch a second Comprehensive Spending Review (CSR) reporting in 2007, to identify what further investments and reforms are needed to equip the UK for the global challenges of the decade ahead.

A decade on from the first CSR, the 2007 CSR will represent a long-term and fundamental review of government expenditure. It will cover departmental allocations for 2008-09, 2009-10 and 2010-11.

To lay the groundwork for the CSR, the Government is taking forward a programme of work involving:

Further details can be found in Chapter 6 of 2006 Pre-Budget Report

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