error Not started

Defence Defence

Increase the defence budget by at least 0.5 per cent every year

Last updated: Not updated yet

We will [continue to exceed the NATO target of spending 2 per cent of GDP on defence and] increase the budget by at least 0.5 per cent above inflation every year of the new Parliament.

Conservative Party Manifesto 2019, p.53

Our verdict

This policy hasn’t been updated yet – either because nothing has changed, or it might just be that we haven’t got to it yet.

Anyone can submit an edit for this page, so if you’d like to provide an update or add some background information about policy, just register here.


There's always room for debate

We’re serious about providing clear, up-to-date, non-partisan information. We focus on being consistent and fair in how we reach our verdicts, and always explain our reasoning. But there is always room for debate. So if you see it differently, we’d love you to tell us why. Or even better, submit an edit.


Show Hide

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *