HC Deb 14 November 1979 vol 973 c668W
Mr. Alton

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment how many housing co-operatives have been established on council estates in Great Britain; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Geoffrey Finsberg

Five co-operatives on local authority estates have so far been approved under the terms of the Housing Rents and Subsidies Act 1975 and 10 further schemes are well advanced.