§ Mr. Michael Morris
asked the Secretary of State for Industry how many applications he has received for industrial development certificates in each economic planning region in England and Wales for each year since 1974–75; and how many in each case were granted.
§ Mr. Les Huckfield
The following table shows the number of schemes of 15,000 sq. ft. and over for which applications for industrial development certificates were decided during the financial years 1974–75 to 1977–78.
and information for earlier periods can be obtained from the "Monthly Digest of Statistics ", Economic Trends and the Employment Gazette.