§ Mr. Wigley
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales how much additional funding has been made available to local authorities in Wales in real terms each year since the coming into force of the Disabled Person Act 1986 to enable them to carry out its provisions.
§ Mr. Gwilym Jones
The annual local authority revenue and capital settlements cover all local authority expenditure. It is for individual authorities to decide how to apportion those resources between and within services in accordance with their statutory obligations, including those arising under this Act, and their own priorities.