Single Intelligence Account

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The Single Intelligence Account (SIA) is the funding vehicle for the security and intelligence agencies of the United Kingdom: the Secret Intelligence Service (SIS/MI6),[1] Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ)[2] and the Security Service (MI5).[3]

As of 2016, the Accounting Officer for the SIA is Mark Lyall Grant, the National Security Adviser to the Prime Minister.[3][2][4]

The current spending on the SIA is £1,883 million in financial year 2014/15.[5]

Notes and references

  1. SIS: Funding and financial controls Retrieved on 2 March 2014.
  2. 2.0 2.1 GCHQ funding & financial controls Retrieved on 2 March 2014.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Funding | MI5 - The Security Service (2014)". Archived from the original on 8 April 2014. Retrieved 2 March 2014. 
  4. "Sir Mark Lyall Grant". GOV.UK. Retrieved 13 February 2016. 
  5. "Funding | MI5 - The Security Service". Retrieved 2 March 2014.