Supply Estimates guidance manual

This manual is a practical reference guide for anyone with direct or indirect responsibility for the supply estimates process.


Supply estimates guidance manual

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This manual is aimed directly at officials in government departments. It can also be used by people in arms-length public bodies, the National Audit Office, Parliament, or anyone with an interest in the process by which Parliament authorises the government’s expenditure plans.

Parliamentary supply estimates can currently be found on the National Archives website.