HC Deb 22 June 1992 vol 210 cc92-3W
Mrs. Lait

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment (1) what assessment he has made of the potential organisational benefits of moving to a unitary system of local government where appropriate;

(2) what estimates he has made of potential savings in the long and the short term of a unitary system of local government.

Mr. Robin Squire

It will he for the Local Government Commission to assess the costs and benefits of changes to the structure of local government.