§ Mr. Roderick
asked the Secretary of State for Wales what was the average 239W payment made by domestic ratepayers in Wales for domestic rates, including water and sewerage charges, in each of the years 1973–74, 1974–75 and 1975–76; and what were the corresponding figures for England.
§ Mr. John Morris
The following table shows the average payments of domestic rates and water and general services, including sewerage, charges:
Wales England £ £ 1973–74 53 73 1974–75 56 89 1975–76 88 118
Water and general services, including sewerage, charges do not form part of the domestic rate.