Corporate report

Appropriation accounts 1996 to 1997: volume 9 class IX education and employment

This publication was published under the 1997 to 2001 Labour government

This document includes expenditure of £1.2 billion on youth and adult training and other vocational training delivered in England.



The audit of the department’s expenditure on training programmes includes a test examination of a sample of payments, selected on a random basis.

The sampling techniques used enabled the results to provide a quantified statement of financial error in payments to all TECs.