HC Deb 26 January 1993 vol 217 cc631-2W
Mr. McMaster

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland how many people were(a) registered to vote and (b) registered to pay the poll tax in each Scottish parliamentary constituency in the financial year 1992–93; and if he will make a statement.

Lord James Douglas-Hamilton

Information about electoral registrations by parliamentary constituency in 1992 is given in OPCS's "1992 Electoral Statistics"—series EL NO 19—published by HMSO, a copy of which is in the Library. Electoral registers in Scotland are published on 16 February each year.

No information is available centrally about the number of persons within parliamentary constituency areas who are on the community charge register.