HC Deb 18 March 1969 vol 780 cc61-2W
Mr. Alec Jones

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. George Thomas

61,752 ratepayers in Wales received rebates in 1966–67 and 53,948 in 1967–68. The total amount of rebates for the two years was £1,491,142. Relief to individual ratepayers under the 1964 Act totalled £8,406 for the four years 1964–68.