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Canal and River Trust: Finance

Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

UIN 24311, tabled on 29 June 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment he has made of the effect on the financial sustainability of the Canal and River Trust of meeting all its dredging requirements based on its current levels of Government funding.

Answered on

7 July 2021

No such assessment has been made. As a charity independent of Government, the Canal and River Trust is responsible for operational matters on its waterways, including meeting its various statutory obligations.