HC Deb 13 December 1995 vol 268 cc666-7W
. Mr. Sweeney

To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what supplementary credit approvals he proposes to issue to local authorities for compensation costs which they incur in 1995–96 in connection with local government reorganisation. [6379]

Mr. Hague

I propose to issue supplementary credit approvals totalling £3,570,025 to 32 councils which are abolished by the Local Government (Wales) Act 1994 and which submitted bids to me. The approvals will be for the financial year 1995–96 and will be limited to expenditure on mandatory compensation costs incurred as a result of the reorganisation.

The allocations will be as follows:

Delyn Borough Council 76,377
Clwyd County Council 67,392
Colwyn Borough Council 56,160
Wrexham Maelor Borough Council 40,884
Dyfed County Council 125,798
Cyngor Dosbarth Ceredigion 93,225
Preseli Pembrokeshire District Council 72,902
Llanelli Borough Council 53,050
Carmarthen District Council 34,819
Gwent County Council 471,737
Islwyn Borough Council 69,798
Newport Borough Council 53,913
Monmouth Borough Council 39,312
Torfaen Borough Council 38,189
Gwynedd County Council 146,015
Ynys Mon-Isle of Anglesey Borough Council 140,848
Meirionnydd District Council 77,500
Cyngor Dosbarth Dwyfor 62,605
Arfon Borough Council 60,877
Aberconwy Borough Council 29,652
Mid Glamorgan County Council 336,958
Rhondda Borough Council 162,414
Merthyr Tydfil Borough Council 73,008
Rhymney Valley District Council 70,986
Taff Ely Borough Council 69,189
Cynon Valley Borough Council 61,977
Cardiff City Council 226,436
South Glamorgan County Council 202,175
Vale of Glamorgan Borough Council 97,718
West Glamorgan County Council 258,334
Swansea City Council 125,798
Lliw Valley Borough Council 73,979

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