§ Mr. Fisher
To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security whether he will list the number and location of all new buildings or extensions commissioned by his Department in each of the past five years which(a) had contracts worth between £3 million and £5 million and (b) has contracts worth more than £5 million.
§ Mr. Jack
The Property Services Agency of the Department of the Environment has managed and executed new buildings and extensions on behalf of this Department in the period in question.
This Department commissioned buildings at the following locations within the following project values.
Year £3–£5 million Over £5 million 1986–871 Nil Nil 1987–881 Nil Nil Livingston, North Fylde (2 buildings), Ashton in 1988–89 Washington Makerfield 1989–90 Nil Belfast, London North Fylde. Leeds, Preston. Newton 1990–91 North Fylde Abbott 1Before 1 April 1988 this Department had no responsibility for funding major new buildings on the Government's civil estate. This was the responsibility of the Property Services Agency.