HC Deb 17 January 1996 vol 269 cc632-3W
Mrs. Roche

To ask the President of the Board of Trade if he will list for each TEC(a) what grants it currently makes available for people starting up businesses, (b) how long those grants last, (c) what is the monetary value of the grants, (d) what restrictions are placed on applying for the grant and (e) if the grant applies across the TEC geographical areas. [9194]

Mr. Page

The information requested is not held centrally for each TEC and could be obtained from them individually only at disproportionate cost.