HC Deb 07 May 1973 vol 856 c14W
Mr. William Wilson

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer how much was paid to the Post Office for the year ending 5th April 1973 in respect of the sale of national savings items; and how much of this related to the handling of savings stamps.

Mr. Nott

Payments to the Post Office during the year ended 5th April 1973 in respect of national savings items transacted by the Post Office amounted to £17.4 million of which £5.9 million was for the handling of national savings stamps.