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Game Licences

Volume 126: debated on Monday 1 February 1988

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To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many game licences were issued in each category during each of the last five years; what revenue was in in each category, respectively; and what were the administrative costs involved.

[pursuant to his reply 25 January 1988, c. 46]: The figures for game licences issued in England and Wales for 1986–87 were incorrect.The correct figures are as follows:

1986–87
Number issuedRevenue (£)
Game (Red)23,425140,550
Game (Green)6302,520
Game (Blue)9,81839,272
Game (Occasional)1,0812,162
Game (Dealer)1,3245,296
Game (Keeper)7853,140
TOTALS37,063192,940