asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection what consultations he has held on the proposed changes to the Price Code.
asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection how many representations he has received on the Consultative Document on Prices Policy.
I have already held discussions with the CBI and the Retail Consortium and shall be meeting the Food and Drink Industries Council this afternoon. My Department has received representations from a large number of interested bodies. Discussions and correspondence on my proposals are continuing, and the outcome will be assessed at the end of the consultative period on 18th March.