FOI release

Translation expenditure within the Department for Education

Details of how much money the department spent on providing translation services from 2008-09 to 2010-11.

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Details

  • Date requested: 1 January 2011
  • Publish date: 26 September 2011
  • Updated: 17 November 2011

Request

Can the department provide information regarding how much money it spent on providing translation services from 2008-09 to 2010-11? 

Release

Confirmation of departmental expenditure is as follows:

  • 2008-09   £2,742.82
  • 2009-10   £842.65 
  • 2010-11   £362.63

The advertising and marketing freeze which was introduced in 2010 across all government departments resulted in the reduction in spend across all areas including translation services.

Published 26 September 2011