Financial implications of the Bill
229 The main public sector financial implications of the Bill fall to criminal justice agencies, including the police, prosecutors and prisons and probation services. The best estimate average annual cost of the measures in the Bill is £5.3 million. This figure is an estimate based on a number of assumptions about implementation which are subject to change. Further details of the costs and benefits of individual provisions are set out in the overarching impact assessment published alongside the Bill.