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London's HIV prevention groups have said they are "concerned" and "outraged" at a 20% funding cut.
Inner North West London Primary Care Trust (PCT), which manages the Pan London HIV Prevention Programme, has cut the budget for 2011-12 by £516,000.
Meanwhile, the number of Londoners with HIV who acquired the infection in the UK has more than doubled in the past decade, latest figures show.
The PCT said it wanted resources to be targeted "more effectively".
Latest figures show the number of people in London diagnosed with HIV acquired in the UK has increased from 660 in 2001
Services free to all
Treatment for communicable diseases (see regulations for exact list)
Treatment for sexually transmitted infections
Diagnosis and counselling in relation to HIV (but not treatment)
Asylum seekers have a right to free HIV treatment for as long as their claim is being considered and this period includes any process of appeals. Furthermore, if an HIV-positive asylum seeker is being seen for HIV treatment and care by the NHS then this treatment can continue free of charge even after an asylum claim is finally denied.