§ Mr. Fraser
To ask the Secretary of State for Social Services how many applications for single payments, additional requirement claims and supplementary benefit claims, made before 11 April are outstanding at his Department's offices serving the London borough of Lambeth.
§ Mr. Portillo
Information on outstanding additional requirement claims is not available and could be obtained only at disproportionate cost. The number of outstanding single payments and supplementary benefit claims in each of the 10 local offices serving the London borough of Lambeth is given in the table. The boundaries of these offices are not conterminous with those of the borough.
Single payment and supplementary benefit claims outstanding at 29 April 1988 Office Single payments claims Supplementary benefits claims Balham 544 83 Battersea 99 141 Brixton 497 266 Camberwell 303 161 Crystal Palace 507 491 Kennington Park 814 119
Office Single payments claims Supplementary benefits claims Oval 3,835 220 Peckham 173 203 Southwark 168 166 Streatham 236 421