HC Deb 18 March 1968 vol 761 c21W
Mr. E. Rowlands

asked the Secretary of State for Wales how many persons in Wales have benefited by the rate rebate scheme since its inception; what is the total amount in rebates; and how this compares with the amount under the Rating (Interim Relief) Act 1964.

Mr. Cledwyn Hughes

59,111 ratepayers in Wales received rebates in the first half of 1966–67 and 64,395 in the second half-year. The total amount of rebates was £775,111. Relief to individual ratepayers under the 1964 Act totalled £4,824 for the three years 1964–67.