§ Mr. Marten
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will give the figures by countries of immigration from the EEC since 1st January 1973.
§ Mr. Alexander W. Lyon
Following is the information relating to countries other than the Irish Republic:
EEC NATIONALS: RESIDENCE PERMITS ISSUED AND NUMBERS ALLOWED TO SETTLE ON REMOVAL OF CONDITIONS (1ST JANUARY 1973 TO 30TH APRIL 1974) Nationality Residence permits issued Numbers accepted for settlement on removal of conditions Belgium 354 89 Denmark 737 178 France 4,434 599 Federal Republic of Germany 3,392 769 Italy 4,158 1,525 Luxembourg 18 3 Netherlands 1,634 453 Total 14,727 3,616