§ Mr. Tony Banks
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment what arrangements for consultation he has made in respect of his draft strategic planning guidance for
762W London with (a) the general public, (b) London borough councils, (c) voluntary and community groups, (d) the business community and (e) other public and private bodies.
£ million Housing capital allocations1 Prescribed proportion of housing capital receipts Excess of cash backed housing receipts over prescribed proportion of housing receipts 1987–88 Shire districts 592 1,400 3,130 Metropolitan districts 377 300 270 Inner London boroughs 264 230 170 Outer London boroughs 146 320 580 1988–89 Shire districts 500 n/a n/a Metropolitan districts 350 n/a n/a Inner London boroughs 265 n/a n/a Outer London boroughs 149 n/a n/a 1989–90 Shire districts 361 n/a n/a Metropolitan districts 249 n/a n/a Inner London boroughs 184 n/a n/a Outer London boroughs 106 n/a n/a 1 Provisional. For 1989–90 £208 million housing allocations have not yet been issued.
§ Mr. Chope
Copies of the draft guidance were sent to London Members, the London borough councils and some 180 organisations with an interest in London wide planning matters. The Department has publicised the consultation and to date has sent more than 350 copies of the draft guidance to members of the public, voluntary and community groups, businesses and others on request. A list of those commenting on the guidance will be placed in the House of Commons Library when consultation is completed.