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Departmental Accommodation

Volume 130: debated on Monday 21 March 1988

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To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster if he will give the accommodation costs per square metre of his Department's buildings in London at (a) 1–19 Victoria street, (b) Allington towers, (c) Ashdown house and (d) Kingsgate house; and how many civil servants are employed in each location.

Year and sponsoring organisationOther countries visited
1982
London Chamber of Commerce
North of England Development Council
Engineering Industries Association
Cardiff Chamber of Commerce and Industry
City of Westminster Chamber of Commerce
Northern Ireland Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Association of British Offshore Industry
Export-IT (British Information Technology Export Organisation)
Federation of Sussex Industries and Chamber of Commerce
1983
Birmingham Chamber of Industry and Commerce
Defence Manufacturers AssociationDubai, Kuwait, Bahrain, UAE
London Chamber of Commerce
Manchester Chamber of Commerce and IndustryYemen Arab Republic
Engineering Industries Association
Export-IT (British Information Technology Export Organisation)
Engineerng Industries Association
British Food Export CouncilKuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Oman, UAE, Yemen
Federation of Sussex Industries and Chamber of Commerce
1984
British Water Industries Group
London Chamber of Commerce
Birmingham Chamber of Industry and Commerce
British Food Export CouncilGulf States
Glasgow Chamber of Commerce
1985
London Chamber of Commerce
Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders Ltd.
Birmingham Chamber of Industry and Commerce
Engineering Industries AssociationBahrain
Export-IT (British Information Technology Export Organisation)
Glasgow Chamber of Commerce
British Health-Care Export Council
1986
British Food Export CouncilMiddle East scatter, Gulf States scatter
Manchester Chamber of Commerce and Industry
1987
Glasgow Chamber of Commerce
The Middle East Association

I refer my hon. Friend to the answer, given on 2 March at column 584 by my hon. Friend the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for the Environment. Details of accommodation costs on leasehold buildings are treated by the Property Services Agency as commercially confidential. The numbers currently employed in the buildings referred to are:

LocationNumber
1–19 Victoria Street1,101
Allington Towers259
Ashdown House783
Kingsgate House672