§ Mr. Willetts
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, Local Government and the Regions how each local authority performed against the local government performance indicators on housing benefit and council tax benefit in the most recent year for which figures are available. 
§ Dr. Whitehead
Details of the estimated outturn performance on housing benefit and council tax benefit for individual English authorities at 31 March 2001 is available on the Department of Transport, Local Government and the Regions website at: www.local-regions.dtlr.gov.uk/bestvalue/indicators/indicatorsindex.htm.
The estimated overall performance of local authorities in England against each relevant best value indicator in 2000–01 was as follows: