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Government Departments: Buildings

Question for Cabinet Office

UIN 127751, tabled on 8 February 2018

To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, what the current size of the Government estate is, by Department, in square metres of floor space.

Answered on

26 February 2018

The State of the Estate report, published annually, provides information on the efficiency and sustainability of the central civil estate, including the size and cost of the Estate.

The State of the Estate report 2015 -2016 is available online at:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/state-of-the-estate-report-2015-to-2016

A breakdown by Department, in square metres of floor space at March 2016 is available at Annex B.

The State of the Estate report 2016 - 2017, due to be published shortly, will provide details of further progress made in reducing the size and cost of the estate, including a departmental breakdown of floor space at 31 March 2017.

Answered by

Cabinet Office