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Results 101–120 of 300 for "crown estate" in the 'Written Answers'

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Written Answers — Department for Energy and Climate Change: Department of Energy and Climate Change: Buildings (7 Jul 2015)

Andrea Leadsom: The Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) has no office space which is not in regular use. All of DECC’s property is leased aside from 55 Whitehall. This is a Crown Estate building. The Department cannot release real estate valuation as this is considered to be commercially sensitive.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: 1 Carlton Gardens (22 Jul 2008)

Meg Munn: The freehold for 1 Carlton Gardens is held by 'The Queen's Most Excellent Majesty in right of Her Crown, care of the Crown Estate Commissioners'. The lease has expired and is the subject of ongoing negotiations.

Written Answers — Treasury: Crown Estate Commissioners: Conferences (16 Dec 2009)

Graham Stuart: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many (a) away days and (b) conferences that took place outside the Crown Estate's buildings attended by civil servants in the Crown Estate there have been since 2005; and what the cost was of each.

Written Answers — Treasury: Crown Estates (8 Jul 2010)

Greg Knight: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer what the monetary value was of Crown land sold by the Crown Estate in each of the last three years for which figures are available.

Written Answers — House of Lords: Crown Estate (11 Aug 2011)

Lord Sassoon: The Crown Estate belongs to the reigning monarch "in right of The Crown".

Written Answers — Treasury: Crown Estate Commissioners (6 Feb 2012)

Chloe Smith: The Crown Estate's agreed profit target for 2011-12 is £230 million. The profit target for 2012-13 is under discussion. The Crown Estate has set itself a medium term objective of making a profit of £250 million by 2014.

Written Answers — Treasury: Crown Estate (11 Jun 2012)

Gareth Thomas: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer pursuant to the answer of 21 May 2012, Official Report, column 422W, on the Crown Estate, if he will publish the minutes of the Crown Estate's remuneration committee since May 2010; and if he will make a statement.

Written Answers — Treasury: Crown Lands and Estates: Northern Ireland (9 Sep 2013)

Danny Alexander: The size of the Coastal Communities Fund is equal to 50% of the revenues generated by the Crown Estate's marine assets. From its marine activities in 2012-13, the Crown Estate generated £1.2 million of revenue in Northern Ireland. This formed the basis for calculating the 2014-15 Northern Ireland Coastal Communities Fund budget of £0.6 million.

Written Answers — Treasury: Wind Power: Seas and Oceans (12 May 2014)

Nicky Morgan: It is not possible to breakdown the revenue the Crown Estate receives from its offshore activity against constituency boundaries onshore. The Crown Estate’s Annual report and accounts is available at: and includes a section on Energy and Infrastructure.

Written Answers — Energy and Climate Change: Wind Power (3 Feb 2010)

David Kidney: ...what percentage of these components will be sourced or assembled in the UK. In order to maximise the business for UK companies and new green jobs, the Government will work with developers and The Crown Estate to support the growing offshore wind industry and help remove barriers to rapid deployment. This will include events around the country organised by The Crown Estate that bring...

Written Answers — Treasury: Coastal Areas (10 Feb 2009)

Angela Eagle: The Crown Estate owns around 55 per cent. of the foreshore around the UK. The rest of the foreshore is owned by various bodies, including the Crown and the Duchies of Lancaster and Cornwall, such as port authorities, local authorities, the National Trust and private individuals. The Duchy of Cornwall owns all of the Isles of Scilly foreshore, and the majority of the foreshore in Cornwall.

Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Government Departments: Buildings (20 Jan 2016)

Lord Bridges of Headley: running costs and generating nearly £1.8 billion in capital receipts since 2010. Both Lancaster House and 1 Carlton Gardens are properties leased by the Foreign & Commonwealth Office from the Crown Estate. The Foreign & Commonwealth Office is therefore not in a position to sell either property. Both properties are in regular use for either conferences, meetings or official hospitality....

Written Answers — Justice: Departmental Buildings (18 Jan 2010)

Michael Wills: ...of which is rented and none of which is vacant. (b) Annual rental cost of £25,588,986. The Department also occupies 641square metres in Gwydyr House, Whitehall, London. This site is owned by the Crown Estate and the Department does not pay rent for this office accommodation. The Ministry of Justice's Estates Transformation Programme is currently working to reduce the number of MOJ...

Written Answers — Transport: Off-shore Wind Farms (4 May 2004)

Alistair Darling: My Department is consulting the shipping and ports industries on the potential cumulative impact on navigational safety of wind farms being developed on the sites for which The Crown Estate has offered leases. In the light of the outcome of this exercise, developers are able to apply to The Crown Estate, between 1 September to 31 December 2004, to adjust the location of their proposed wind...

Written Answers — Trade and Industry: Wind Power: Coastal Areas (11 Jun 2007)

Malcolm Wicks: ...them to compete with well established technologies such as co-firing biomass in coal-fired power stations. It is also important to provide a long-term market for offshore renewables. The DTI and the Crown Estate have already run two competitions for the development rights for offshore wind farms, granting the rights for 29 offshore wind farms. The White Paper announced the Government's...

Written Answers — Treasury: Crown Estate Commissioners (11 Jul 2001)

Andrew Smith: The Crown Estate owns the foreshore and bed of the tidal stretch of the river, but has no statutory duty to maintain it and no expenditure has been committed. Maintenance of the river bed and foreshore is the responsibility of the Lymington harbour commissioners, who manage the river as a small trust port in accordance with the Lymington Pier and Harbour Order 1951. The Crown has assisted the...

Written Answers — Trade and Industry: Coastal Wind Farms (5 Jun 2003)

Mr Brian Wilson: Under the first round of offshore wind farm site leasing in 2001, the Crown Estate granted leases for a number of sites off the north-west coast—Barrow, Shell Flat (three sites), Southport and Burbo Bank. The development at Barrow has been given consent and consent applications for the sites at Shell Flat and Burbo Bank have been submitted to the DTI. The Crown Estate will shortly invite...

Written Answers — Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Post Offices: Closures (5 Sep 2017)

Margot James: ...continually reviewing its network to ensure it has the right branches in the right locations to deliver the best and most efficient service to its customers. This may lead to further changes to the Crown estate in due course.

Written Answers — Environment Food and Rural Affairs: Porpoises (5 Sep 2013)

Richard Benyon: ...porpoise in the North sea. A report will be published on the GOV.UK website shortly. The group also exchanges information on research, including a project funded by DECC, Marine Scotland, The Crown Estate and others to develop a Population Consequences of Disturbance Interim Framework for evaluation of population level impacts of the construction and operation of offshore renewables on a...

Written Answers — Culture Media and Sport: Royal Family: Finance (20 Feb 2012)

Hugh Robertson: ...grants in aid for royal travel and palace maintenance. In 2012-13 the Sovereign Grant will be £31 million. From 2013-14, the Sovereign Grant will be based on a formula related to the revenue of The Crown Estate. As the Chancellor of the Exchequer, my right hon. Friend the Member for Tatton (Mr Osborne), announced in the House of Commons on 14 July 2011, Official Report, column 536,...

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