HC Deb 15 February 1966 vol 724 cc196-7W
52. Mr. Forrest

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether, in view of the increase in sheep and livestock worrying, he will take steps to increase the dog-licence fee from 5s. to £5.

Mr. Diamond

The dog licence fee in England, Wales and Scotland is 7s. 6d. An increase of the order suggested by the hon. Member would bear hardly on many dog owners; and I doubt whether it would be effective in dealing with the problem which he has in mind.

Forward to