Friday 27 June 2008
The Cost of Parliament
In a written answer in the House of Lords, the running costs of Parliament have been set out in a number of tables. The cost per member in the last session was £636 per MP and £176 for each Peer. The biggest difference came in accommodation costs. 641 MPs cost £207. 9m to accommmodate - while the 722 Peers cost only £99.9 million.
The full answer can be found at