HC Deb 19 April 2004 vol 420 cc363-4W
Mr. Gummer

To ask the Deputy Prime Minister what the total amount raised by the uniform business rate levied on public lavatories was in 2003–04. [165938]

Phil Hope

The information requested is not held centrally, and could be provided only at disproportionate cost.

Mr. Gummer

To ask the Deputy Prime Minister what plans he has to revise the uniform business rate in order to exclude the rating of publicly owned public lavatories. [165935]

Mr. Raynsford


Programme Source Date Funding (£million) Match funding (£million)
Ilford Town center Redevelopment-ODPM allocation from Sustainable Communities Funding ODPM 2003–06 0.6 0.53
The Health Ladder to Social Inclusion SRB Allocation administered through LDA 1999–2006 18.0 11.6
From offending to Employment in North East London SRB Allocation administered through LDA 1997–2003 21.5 2.36
Bridging the Gap SRB Allocation administered

through LDA

1997–2002 3.0 6.0
South Ilford Business Development LDA 2 Programme 2003–06 0.64 0.47
Barnabas Workshop—Job Shop South Ilford Business Partnership LDA 2 Programme 2003–06 0.31
1 Programme covering Redbridge and Waltham Forest is delivered by the North East London Health Authority and benefits residents in both boroughs.
2 Programme led by the Probation Service and benefiting offenders and young people at risk of offending in five North East London boroughs including Redbridge.

Local authority property—whether offices, schools, libraries, sporting facilities, car parks or lavatories—is rateable.

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