HC Deb 31 July 1997 vol 299 c548W
Mr. Key

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions how many planning applications in England were referred to his Department(a) under directions made under the Town and County Planning Acts, (b) voluntarily by local planning authorities and (c) voluntarily by interested individuals or bodies; and how many applications in each category were in fact called in, in each of the last five years. [12109]

Mr. Raynsford

As I explained in my answer to the hon. Member on 28 July,Official Report, column 42, the information is not available in the form requested.