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Home Information Packs: Finance

Volume 464: debated on Wednesday 10 October 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government pursuant to the answer to the hon. Member for Brentwood and Ongar (Mr. Pickles) of 26 June 2007, Official Report, column 633W, on home information packs: finance, by what mechanism funding is being provided to trading standards officers in Wales. (152684)

Funding for trading standards officers in Wales is provided through the annual revenue settlement. Responsibility for the revenue settlement in Wales rests with the Welsh Assembly Government. In 2007-08 the settlement amounted to £3.7 billion.