Cabinet Office spend approvals: January to March 2016
This data shows Cabinet Office spend on ICT and recruitment for quarter 4, January to March 2016.
To help address the budget deficit, the government introduced a new and ambitious approach to take out costs and waste in central government operations in order to protect essential jobs and services on the frontline.
Measures include a significant programme of renegotiating contracts with major suppliers and a strict moratorium in 5 key areas of discretionary spend: consulting, ICT, marketing, property and recruitment.
There was no Cabinet Office spend on consultancy, marketing or property during this period.