§ Mr. William Hamilton
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland in how many instances in the last two years and in which local authority areas he has sanctioned the building of houses and flats by Barratt Edinburgh Ltd. below the basic minimum accepted housing standards as laid down in the Building Standards (Scotland) Regulations 1981.
§ Mr. Allan Stewart
Ten directions have been issued to Barratt Edinburgh Ltd., relaxing the housing standards in the Building Standards (Scotland) Regulations 1981 in respect of flats in the following local authority areas:
- Dundee district council
- Dunfermline district council
- City of Edinburgh district council
- Kirkcaldy district council