§ Captain GARRO-JONES
asked the Minister of Labour how many permits were issued for the immigration of aliens to employment in this country during 1924, 1925 and 1926?
§ Mr. BETTERTON
The number of permits granted under Article 1 (3) (b) of the Aliens Order, 1920, during 1924 was 3,875, during 1925, 5,349 and during 1926, 5,540.212W
three months of this year, and the average prices paid; and whether he will give the corresponding figures for the same period in the years 1925 and 1926?