§ Dr. Godman
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland how many appeals are outstanding in(a) Inverclyde, (b) Strathclyde and (c) Scotland as a whole in respect of the valuation of properties for council tax. 
§ Mr. Kynoch
[holding answer 13 June 1995]: The available information relates to all classes of proposal to change the valuation list made to assessors and subsequent appeals, and is available only for regions and for Scotland as a whole. At March 1995, the latest date for which information is available, there were 5,974 outstanding proposals/appeals lodged in Strathclyde and 14,422 in Scotland.