Costs

This section will set out the expenditure for the Inquiry. Only expenditure authorised through, or on behalf of, the Inquiry Secretariat is included in these figures.

Financial YearPeriod
2015 - 2016cost for 2015 - 2016
2016 - 2017costs for Quarter 1 (April - June)
2016 - 2017Costs for Quarter 2 (July - September)
2016 - 2017Costs for Quarter 3 (September - December)
2016 - 2017Cost for Quarter 4 (January - March)

The Inquiry provides funding for the Solicitors and Counsel to the Inquiry and in addition only funds representation for Core Participants and witnesses if the Chairman makes such an award in accordance with the provisions of s.40 of the Inquiries Act 2005.

The Home Secretary has made a determination under Section 40(4) of the Inquiries Act 2005 setting out the qualifications and conditions under which the Chairman should make awards for legal representation.

The undercover policing Inquiry has set out the detail in a protocol that relates to legal representation at public expense.