HC Deb 15 March 1983 vol 39 c87W
Mr. Gordon Wilson

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what was the income received from dog licences in Scotland for the years 1979–80, 1980–81 and 1981–82; what was the cost of collection for each year; and how many licences were issued in each year.

Mr. Allan Stewart

The information requested is as follows:

Income received Cost of collection Number of licences issued
1979–80 £83,774 £162,578 217,350
1980–81 £80,418 £216,079 208,448
1981–82 £74,721 £229,664 193,891

The sums shown above have been rounded to the nearest pound.