HC Deb 25 July 1977 vol 936 c5W
37. Mr. Hooky

asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection what specific use he proposes to make of the £3 million proposed in the Price Commission Bill to be used for the general purpose of consumer protection.

Mr. John Fraser

A grant of about £3.5 million is being made available this year to cover the costs of 120 consumer advice centres and over 250 local price surveys.