HC Deb 07 December 1982 vol 33 c450W
Mr. Cartwright

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will set out the number of right-to-buy applications submitted by council tenants during the third quarter of 1982 together with the figures for each quarter since the relevant legislation came into force.

Mr. Stanley

The numbers of right-to-buy claims received by English local authorities are as follows:

Year Quarter Applications
1980 Fourth Quarter 130,400
1981 First Quarter 141,200
Second Quarter 54,700
Third Quarter 36,900
Forth Quarter 20,400
1982 First Quarter 47,700
Second Quarter 39,200
Third Quarter 36,500*

* Provisional.