HC Deb 24 May 1966 vol 729 c45W
49. Mr. Costain

asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government what estimate he has made of the average percentage rise in revenue from rates during 1966–67 compared with 1965–66.

Mr. MacColl

It is estimated that the rise in revenue from rates will be about 12 per cent. and the average increase in rate poundages about 9.5 per cent.