§ Mr. Wigley
asked the Secretary of State for Wales how many households in Wales are receiving rent rebates and/or rate rebates on the latest available information.
§ Mr. Wyn Roberts
In October 1982, 80,000 council and new town tenants in Wales were in receipt of rent rebates and a further 7,500 private sector tenants were in receipt of rent allowances. During the year ending 31 March 1982, 160,600 households received rate rebates. All figures exclude households receiving supplementary benefit.