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Note 7

For the Year Ended 31 March 2011

OTHER OPERATING EXPENSES
GROUP PARENT
2011 2010 2011 2010
Note $000 $000 $000 $000
Audit fees and expenses 211 213 176 179
Fees paid for other audit related services provided by the auditors* 78 33 78 33
Fees paid for taxation advice, compliance and planning services provided by the auditors 205 81 205 81
Bad debts written off 38 1,708 2,374 1,708 2,374
Directors’ fees 34 613 511 613 511
Donations 851 753 830 734
Loss/(gain) on foreign exchange 240 87 284 (1,183)
Generation development expenditure 7,239 9,146 5,806 7,822
Marketing expenditure 2,117 1,479 2,117 1,479
Computer maintenance and support costs 3,115 2,622 3,115 2,622
Other administration costs 9,427 8,316 10,996 9,633
Rental and operating lease costs 251 111 20,892 21,358
26,055 25,726 46,820 45,643
       
* Other audit related services provided by the auditors includes reviews of unaudited interim financial statements and assistance with cost of capital determination.