§ Mr. Tony Banks
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment how many consent applications have now been received under section 9 of the Local Government (Interim Provisions) Act from each of the metropolitan county councils, the Greater London council and the Inner London education authority.
§ Mr. Kenneth Baker
This information is set out in the table below.169W
Applications received under section 9 of the Local Government (Interim Provisions) Act 1984 as amended by clause 93 of the Local Government Bill Number Greater London Council 521 Inner London Education Authority 28 Greater Manchester Council 208 Merseyside County Council 83 South Yorkshire County Council 236 Tyne and Wear County Council 105 West Midlands County Council 264 West Yorkshire County Council 95 Total 1,540