Corporate report

Security and intelligence agencies financial statement 2015 to 2016

This publication summarises the use of resources by the security and intelligence agencies for the year ending 31 March 2016.



Each of the security and intelligence agencies produces its own set of accounts each year but these are not published for reasons of national security.

This statement covers the Single Intelligence Account (SIA), which is the funding vehicle for:

  • The Secret Intelligence Service (SIS)
  • Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)
  • The Security Service (MI5)

This financial statement summarises what resources the agencies have used during the financial year 2015 to 2016.

Published 26 July 2016