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Housing (Shetland)

Volume 886: debated on Wednesday 12 February 1975

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asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what is the latest estimate of the number of additional houses likely to be needed in Shetland over the next three years.

It is primarily for each local authority to assess the housing needs of its area. The Shetland Islands Council is in close touch with my Department, and has outlined a programme of between 350 and 400 houses over the three-year period 1975–77.