Nigel Evans – 2016 Parliamentary Question to the Department for Communities and Local Government

The below Parliamentary question was asked by Nigel Evans on 2016-01-05.

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government, how much Lancashire County Council spent on cleaning drains and gullies in 2014-15.

Mr Marcus Jones

We do not collect information specifically on expenditure for cleaning drains and gullies, but do collect data on expenditure for ‘Land Drainage and Additional Works’ and ‘Street Cleansing’.

These statistics are available for each local authority and are published online in the Revenue Outturn (RO5), which are available for 2014-15 at the following link: