§ Mr. Dobson
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will list the estimated receipts from privatisation, including debt repayments, in 1991–92, identifying the industry concerned in each case.
§ Mr. Maude
Estimated privatisation proceeds including debt repayments for 1991–92 are shown in the following table, by industry.634W
Forecast privatization proceeds in 1991–92 Privatisation £ million Electricity (England and Wales) 13,507 BT 11,945 Water Holding Companies 1,490 Electricity (Scotland) 11,192 NTL 68 Forestry Commission 16 Insurance Services 10 Motorway Service Area leases 5 Miscellaneous2 -233 TOTAL 8,000 1 Gross proceeds (costs yet to be reported to Parliament). 2 Includes costs arising from the electricity and BT sales.