§ Mr. Gordon Prentice
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what was(a) the total cost of the valuation of properties in (i) Pendle and (ii) Lancashire for the purposes of introducing the council tax and ( b) the cost per property in (i) Pendle and (ii) Lancashire.
§ Mr. Nelson
The total cost of the valuation banding of domestic properties was £63,045 in Pendle and £1,105,833 in Lancashire. The average valuation banding cost per property was £1.76 in Pendle and £1.90 in Lancashire.