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Results 121–140 of 300 for "crown estate" in the 'Written Answers'

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Written Answers — HM Treasury: Sovereign Grant (12 Dec 2017)

Andrew Jones: The UK government transferred management of Scottish Crown Estate assets to the Scottish Government in April 2017 – there will be no changes made to the Sovereign Grant as a result of this. The revenues from the Scottish assets are retained by the Scottish Government. The UK government has made a corresponding deduction to the Scottish Government’s block grant funding, equivalent to the...

Written Answers — Transport: Directly Operated Railways (5 Jun 2013)

Simon Burns: Directly Operated Railways (DOR) currently share their office accommodation with another subsidiary company of the Department who in turn lease their space from another part of the Crown Estate. It is expected that DOR's share of the rent and rates for the space that they occupy will be in the order of £90,000 per annum. Separate figures are not available for their operating subsidiary—The...

Written Answers — Trade and Industry: Wind Power (8 Dec 2003)

Stephen Timms: The process for obtaining approval for the development of an offshore wind farm falls into two main stages. First developers need to obtain a site lease from the Crown Estate. In July 2003, the Crown Estate invited bids for seabed leases for offshore wind in three strategic areas; Thames Estuary, Greater Wash and the North West. The criteria being used to assess bids include the financial...

Written Answers — Cabinet Office: Government Departments: Buildings (11 Jun 2018)

Oliver Dowden: ...Mandatory recording of information on e-PIMS does not apply to local authorities, the NHS (except for Special Health Authorities), public corporations, privatised railway undertakings, the Crown Estate; the Overseas estate or the Defence Estate (subject to some exceptions). There are some other exclusions from e-PIMS, such as information about certain highly specialist properties (e.g....

Written Answers — Culture Media and Sport: Historical Wrecks (27 Feb 2006)

David Lammy: ...and Coastguard Agency Patrick Griggs Retired Member of British Maritime Law Association Michael Laurie BMT Salvage Alan Saville National Museums of Scotland Dr. Carolyn Heeps The Crown Estate Jan Gladysz Department for Transport Robert Yorke Joint Nautical Archaeology Policy Committee David Gaimster Society of Antiquaries of London Mike Palmer Site...

Written Answers — Justice: Land Registry Direct (21 Jan 2008)

Michael Wills: ...and Customs Home Office Home Office—Border And Immigration Agency Insolvency Service Legal Services Commission National Offender Management Service Rural Payments Agency Serious Fraud Office The Crown Estate The Office of the Public Guardian Treasury Solicitor's Department Valuation Office Agency Vehicle and Operator Services Agency

Written Answers — Treasury: Sovereign Grant (1 Jul 2019)

Robert Jenrick: As set out in the Sovereign Grant Act 2011, the Sovereign Grant is set by reference to the revenue of The Crown Estate. In exchange for the Sovereign Grant, The Queen surrenders the revenue from The Crown Estate to the government, which in 2018-19 was £343.5 million, and over the last ten years has resulted in an over £2.8 billion contribution to supporting our vital public services. The...

Written Answers — Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform: Wind Power: North East Region (14 Jan 2008)

Malcolm Wicks: ...Offshore' which outlined a strategic approach to offshore wind development in UK waters, available at the following link: To date, the Government and The Crown Estate have held two competitions, Round 1 in 2000 and Round 2 in 2003, for offshore wind development rights. A map of these site lease areas can be found at the following link:...

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Military Bases: Greater London (29 Oct 2019)

Baroness Goldie: ...Ceremonial and Public Duties are being considered as part of the Department's work on estate optimisation within London, which includes consideration of Hyde Park Barracks in consultation with the Crown Estate who own the land. No decision has yet been taken on the future of the barracks. HL10938 - Wellington Barracks (Word Document, 31.83 KB)

Written Answers — Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform: Wind Power: Licensing (22 Feb 2008)

Malcolm Wicks: ...2008 The size of future offshore wind farms in development consent applications will depend on the outcome of the Strategic Environmental Assessment on offshore energy currently underway, future Crown Estate competitions for options for site leases and proposals put forward by wind farm developers. For the Crown Estate's Round 1 competition in 2001 for demonstration-scale offshore wind...

Written Answers — Environment Food and Rural Affairs: Extraction (15 Jul 2002)

Tony McNulty: ...but there are no central UK-wide, English or Welsh records of the total tonnage of sand only permitted on a year-by-year basis. Nearly all sand extraction below mean low water is licensed by the Crown Estate, which owns most of the seabed around the UK coast. The Crown Estate advise me that: (a) it has granted the following numbers of aggregate (including sand) dredging licences in the UK...

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Departmental Buildings (12 Jan 2009)

Eric Pickles: To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what use his Department is currently making of the property at 1 Carlton Gardens; whether negotiations over the lease with the Crown Estate Commissioners have now concluded; and whether the lease will be extended.

Written Answers — Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs: Departmental Buildings (27 Feb 2009)

Caroline Spelman: ...of 12 January 2009, Official Report, column 371W, on departmental buildings, whether his Department is seeking to (a) extend the lease or (b) terminate the lease in its negotiations with the Crown Estate.

Written Answers — Treasury: 1 Carlton Gardens (17 Mar 2009)

Stewart Jackson: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether the Crown Estate plans to renew the lease for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office's use of No. 1 Carlton Gardens.

Written Answers — Energy and Climate Change: Natural Gas (20 Apr 2009)

Stephen Crabb: To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change what assessment he has made of the effect of levels of Crown Estate rents on trends in investment in offshore gas storage infrastructure projects.

Written Answers — Treasury: Crown Lands and Estates: Wind Power (29 Jan 2008)

Alistair Carmichael: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what income the Crown Estate derived from wind powered electricity generating installations situated offshore in each financial year since 2001-02.

Written Answers — Treasury: Crown Estate Commissioners: Advertising (4 Feb 2008)

Alistair Carmichael: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how much the Crown Estate spent on advertising in each of the last 10 years.

Written Answers — Treasury: Crown Estate Commissioners: Scotland (4 Feb 2008)

Alistair Carmichael: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how much the Crown Estate received from rents paid by shellfish farmers in (a) Orkney, (b) Shetland, (c) Scotland and (d) the UK in each of the last five years.

Written Answers — Treasury: Crown Estate Commissioners: Scotland (4 Feb 2008)

Alistair Carmichael: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many aquaculture projects paid rent to the Crown Estate in Orkney and Shetland in each of the last five years; and what income was generated from such rents in each year.

Written Answers — Treasury: Crown Estate Commissioners: Scotland (4 Feb 2008)

Alistair Carmichael: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what estimate the Crown Estate made of the value of the seabed surrounding the Orkney and Shetland Isles in each of the last three years.

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