§ Mr. Chris Smith
To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security if he will indicate for each of the Hoxton, Bloomsbury, and Finsbury Park Department of Social Security local offices, the number of cases of fuel direct payment in(a) 1981, (b) 1983, (c) 1985 and (d) 1987; and if he will indicate the amount of the average deduction made under fuel direct in each category.
§ Mr. Peter Lloyd
No reliable data are available before 1987. The number of fuel direct cases in the local offices requested is set out in the table.
Local office November 1987 Bloomsbury 514 Finsbury Park 1,807 Hoxton 2,167
Note: Information about the average amount of deductions is not available at a local level.
Source: Internal management information returns.