HC Deb 14 July 1992 vol 211 cc619-20W
Mr. Ron Davies

To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what was the number of licensed renderers in each year since 1987.

Mr. Soames

The statutory requirement for renderers to register their premises with this Department was introduced in 1989 in the Processed Animal Protein Order 1989.

The number of renderers premises registered under that requirement in each year since then has been:

1989 67
1990 63
1991 67
1992 57