HC Deb 16 February 1970 vol 796 cc50-1W
Mr. Chichester-Clark

asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government how much money has so far been raised in betterment levy; how much of this was raised during the current financial year; and what is the estimated amount for 1970–71.

Mr. Denis Howell

The total amount of betterment levy collected to date is £25.8 million of which £17.3 million has been collected in the current financial year to 4th February, 1970. The estimate for the year 1970–71 will be published at the appropriate time.