HC Deb 11 December 1984 vol 69 c441W
Mr. Wardell

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will publish in the Official Report the financial targets for 1985–86 of each water authority in England.

Mr. Macfarlane

My hon. Friend the Minister for Housing and Construction is still discussing with the water authorities the individual financial targets to be set for 1985–86 within the announced policy of achieving an average rate of return of 1.4 per cent.