Freedom of Information Request: CBI contributions

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Dear Sir/Madam,

I am writing to obtain information about the amount your organisation pays to the Confederation of British Industry and its subsidiaries.

Please provide the amount paid to the CBI (and its regional subsidiaries)

(a) in membership fees

(b) fees for one off conferences or other events and

(c) fees paid to the CBI for any other services.

Please make clear if the response includes payments from any Non-Departmental Public Bodies, Executive Agencies etc which fall under the department and please provide a breakdown of what payments came from which agency/body.

Please provide this information for the period 2009-2014 set out by calendar or financial year.

If you are unable to provide all of this information within the time/cost limit please work up to the limit focusing on membership fees.”

Many thanks

Oliver Lewis,

Research Director, Business for Britain

55 Tufton Street, London, SW1P 3QL
+44 (0) 20 7340 6044
+44 (0) 78 6781 1698


For CBI subsidiaries, please only search for obvious links, for example the following:

CBI Scotland

CBI Wales

CBI Northern Ireland

CBI East of England

CBI East Midlands

CBI London

CBI North East

CBI Thames Valley

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Vickie.Smith, Insolvency Practitioners Tribunal

Dear Mr Lewis

Thank you for your email of 08 September 2014.

Your email has come through to the Insolvency Enquiry Line inbox and we deal with general enquiries relating to insolvency and its relevant legislation.

I understand from my colleague that you have sent a copy of this email to our Freedom of Information (FOI) inbox, and I can say that your email will be dealt with by the FOI Team accordingly.

I hope this is helpful.

Yours sincerely

Vickie Smith

Insolvency Enquiry Line Deputy Manager | Communication, Delivery & Technical Team | Business Services Division | The Insolvency Service | 3rd Floor, 1 City Walk, Leeds, LS11 9DA | DX 14079 | Leeds Park Square DX | 0300 678 0015 | [email address] |

The Insolvency Service is constantly trying to improve the quality of its service, therefore we would like to ask you to spare a few moments of your time to provide customer comments in our survey at

Your opinions will help us to improve the service which we provide to you. May I thank you in advance for your co-operation.

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