HC Deb 27 January 1967 vol 739 c390W
Mr. Evelyn King

asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government in how many cases, during the last 12 months or other convenient period, planning consent to build a dwelling house in England and Wales has been refused.

Mr. MacColl

Numbers of houses for which planning permission was refused are not available; but 42,908 applications for residential development were refused by local planning authorities in 1965 and 4,556 appeals were dismissed by the Minister.

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