§ Mr. Fisher
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether he will list the number and location of all new buildings or extensions commissioned by the Treasury, the Inland Revenue and Customs and Excise in each of the past five years which(a) had contracts worth between £3 million and £5 million and (b) had contracts worth more than £5 million.
§ Mr. Maude
My Departments have commissioned buildings:
£million Year Department £3–£5 Over £5 No. location No. location 1986–87 C&E 1 Belfast 1 Newry 1987–88 C&E 2 London 1988–89 IR 1 Kew 1989–90 IR 1 Nottingham 1990–91 C&E 1 Manchester 1 Liverpool IR 1 Glenrothes IR 1 Plymouth IR 1 Nottingham IR 1 Bolton IR 1 Belfast IR 1 Birkenhead IR 1 Falkirk 1 St Austell 1 Barnsley 1 Wrexham
The Treasury has not let any major contracts for building or extension work in the last five years.