§ Mr. Deakins
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what has been the amount of the annual domestic rate subsidy paid to Waltham Forest Borough Council in poundage and amount for each year since the subsidy 224W was paid; and what increase is proposed for 1971–72.
§ Mr. Graham Page
The latest estimates of the domestic element for this authority are as follows:
The domestic element provides for the following reductions in rate poundage:
£ 1967–68 142,923 1968–69 287,679 1969–70 439,902 1970–71 598,348 1971–72 700,115
Dwelling-houses Mixed hereditaments 1967–68 5d. 2d. 1968–69 10d. 5d. 1969–70 1s. 3d. 7d. 1970–71 1s. 8d. 10d. 1971–72 1s. 10.8d. 10.8d. 9½p 4½p