HC Deb 05 April 1971 vol 815 c7W
49. Mr. Willey

asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what is the number of industrial development certificates so far issued in the Northern Region during 1971; and what was the number issued in the corresponding period in 1970.

Sir J. Eden

In January and February, 1971, 17 industrial development certificates were issued for the Northern Region. The corresponding figure for 1970 is 48. Figures for March are not yet available.