HC Deb 01 May 1995 vol 259 cc20-1W
Mr. Rowe

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will provide a breakdown of the ADP programme as between social housing and owner occupation. [21308]

Mr. Robert B. Jones

The Housing Corporation approved development programme is split into housing for rent programmes—mixed and public funded, short-life housing and miscellaneous works including major repair—and home ownership incentives and housing for sale programmes—tenants incentive scheme do-it-yourself shared ownership and construction and rehabilitation of property for shared ownership. TIS and DIYSO encourage home ownership and release existing lettings for others in housing need.

The ADP for 1995–96 is as follows:
Expenditure (£ million) Forecast lettings produced
Housing for rent
Mixed and public funded 784.7 32,700
Short life housing 23.0 3,300
Miscellaneous works 65.0
Total rent 872.7 36,000
Incentives and housing for sale
Tenants Incentive Scheme 85.8 7,200
DIYSO 121.9 4,700
Shared ownership 74.7 4,600
Total incentive sale 282.4 16,500
Other expenditure 26.0
Total gross expenditure 1,181.1