Public Bodies

Duchy of Lancaster written question – answered at on 5 May 2009.

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Photo of Francis Maude Francis Maude Shadow Minister (Cabinet Office)

To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster which bodies were classified by the Office for National Statistics as public corporations (a) in 1996 and (b) on the latest date for which information is available.

Photo of Kevin Brennan Kevin Brennan Parliamentary Secretary (Cabinet Office) (Third Sector)

The information requested falls within the responsibility of the UK statistics Authority. I have asked the Authority to reply.

Letter from Karen Dunnell:

As National Statistician I have been asked to reply to your recent Parliamentary Question concerning which bodies were classified by the Office for National Statistics as public corporations (a) in 1996 and (b) on the latest date for which information is available. (271970).

The requested information is attached at Annex A.

Annex A

Bodies Classified as Public Corporations in 1996

Aberdeen Harbour Board

Audit Commission for Local Authorities and The National Health Service in England and Wales

Audit Scotland

AWE Management Ltd

Birmingham Airport

Blackburn Borough Transport Ltd

Blyth Harbour Commission

Bournemouth International Airport

Bournemouth Transport Ltd

Bristol International Airport

British Nuclear Fuels Plc

British Railways Board

British Waterways Board

Caledonian Macbrayne Ltd

Cardiff Bay Development Agency

Cardiff City Transport Services Ltd

CDC Group Plc (Commonwealth Development Corporation)

Channel Four Television Corporation Ltd (Including all subsidiaries)

Chester City Transport Ltd

Chichester Harbour Conservancy

Civil Aviation Authority

Covent Garden Market Authority

Cumbernauld Development Corporation

Deva Manufacturing Services Ltd

Development Board for Rural Wales

Devon Waste Management Ltd

Direct Rail Services Ltd

Dover Harbour Board

East of Scotland Water Authority

Eastbourne Buses Ltd

Eastern Shires Purchasing Organisation

English Partnerships

Exeter and Devon Airport Ltd

Fleet Air Arm Museum

Gloucestershire Airport

Greater Manchester Passenger Transport Executive

Halton Borough Transport Ltd

Harwich Haven Authority

Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd (Including Airport Management Services)

Highlands and Islands Enterprise

Historic Royal Palaces

Horserace Totalisator Board

Ipswich Buses Ltd

Irvine Development Corporation

Islwyn Borough Transport Ltd

Land Authority for Wales

Leeds Bradford International Airport Ltd

Livingston Development Corporation

London Luton International Airport Ltd

London Underground Ltd

Magnox Electric Plc

Manchester Airport Plc

Merseyside Passenger Transport Executive (Including Mersey Ferries Ltd)

Milford Haven Port Authority (Including all subsidiaries)

N.A.A.F.I.

Newcastle International Airport Ltd

North of Scotland Water Authority

Northern Lighthouse Board

Norwich Airport

Nottingham City Transport Ltd

Pacific Nuclear Transport Ltd

Poole Harbour Commissioners

Port of London Authority

Port of Tyne Authority

Reading Transport

Remploy Ltd

Rossendale Transport Ltd

Royal Mail Holdings Plc (Excl NDC 2000 Ltd and Romec Ltd)

Royal Naval Museum Trading Co. Ltd

South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive

Stationery Office

Strathclyde Passenger Transport Executive

Tay Roadbridge Joint Board

Thamesdown Transport Ltd

The British Council

The Crown Estate Commissioners

The Oil and Pipeline Agency

The Shoreham Port Authority

Trinity House Lighthouse Service

Tyne and Wear Passenger Transport Executive

Urban Development Corporations

Warrington Borough Transport Ltd

Welsh Development Agency

Welsh Fourth Channel Authority

West Midlands Passenger Transport Executive

West of Scotland Water

West Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive

WJEC CBAC Ltd

Yorkshire Purchasing Organisation

Bodies Classified as Public Corporations in 2008 (Q4):

2010 Rotherham Ltd

Al Housing Bassetlaw Ltd

Aberdeen Harbour Board

Aire Valley Homes Leeds Ltd

Ascham Homes Ltd

Ashfield Homes Ltd

Audit Commission for Local Authorities and The National Health Service in England and Wales

Audit Scotland

AWE Management Ltd

Barnet Homes Ltd

BBC Audiobooks Ltd

BBC World Ltd

BBC Worldwide Ltd (Including Broadcasting Data Services Ltd)

Berneslai Homes Ltd

BIL Solutions Ltd

Blackpool Transport Services Ltd

Blyth Harbour Commission

Blyth Valley Housing Ltd

Bolton at Home Ltd

Bournemouth International Airport Ltd

Bradford and Bingley

Brent Housing Partnership Ltd

British Energy Group Ltd

British Energy Ltd

British Nuclear Fuels Plc

British Waterways Board

British Waterways Marinas Ltd

Calmac Ferries Ltd

Cardiff City Transport Services Ltd

Carrick Housing Ltd

CDC Group Plc

Central Office of Information

Channel Four Television Corporation Ltd (Including all subsidiaries)

Channel Tunnel Rail Link Ltd

Cheltenham Borough Homes

Chichester Harbour Conservancy

Citywest Homes Ltd

Civil Aviation Authority

CNC Building Control Consultancy

Colchester Borough Homes Ltd

Companies House

Covent Garden Market Authority

Dale and Valley Homes

Defence Science and Technology Laboratory

Defence Support Group

Derby Homes Ltd

Deva Manufacturing Services Ltd

Devon Waste Management Ltd

Direct Rail Services Ltd

Dover Harbour Board

Driving Standards Agency

Ealing Homes Ltd

East Durham Homes Ltd

East Midlands International Airport

East North East Homes Leeds

Eastbourne Buses Ltd

Eastbourne Homes Ltd

Eastern Shires Purchasing Organisation

Eurostar (UK)Ltd

Export Credit Guarantee Department

Financial Ombudsman Services Ltd

Financial Services Compensation Scheme

Fire Service College

First Choice Homes Oldham Ltd

Fleet Air Arm Museum

Forensic Science

General Teaching Council for Wales

Gloucester City Homes Ltd

Gloucestershire Airport Ltd

Golden Gates Housing Ltd

Greater Manchester Passenger Transport Executive

Hackney Homes

Halton Borough Transport Ltd

Hammersmith and Fulham Housing Management Services Ltd

Harwich Haven Authority

High Peak Community Housing Ltd

Highlands and Islands Airports Ltd (Including Airport Management Services)

Hillingdon Homes Ltd

Historic Royal Palaces

Homes for Haringey

Homes for Islington Ltd

Horserace Totalisator Board

Hounslow Homes Ltd

Humberside International Airport Ltd

Ipswich Buses Ltd

Islwyn Borough Transport Ltd

Kirklees Neighbourhood Housing Ltd

Lambeth Living Ltd

Land Registry

Leasehold Advisory Service

Lewisham Homes

London and Continental Railways Ltd

London and Continental Stations and Property Ltd

London Underground Ltd

Magnox Electric Plc

Manchester Airport Group Plc

Medical and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency

Merseyside Passenger Transport Executive (Including Mersey Ferries Ltd)

Met Office

Milford Haven Port Authority (Including all subsidiaries)

Newark and Sherwood Homes Ltd

Newcastle International Airport Ltd

Newham Homes Ltd

Newport Transport Ltd

Northern Lighthouse Board

Northern Rock

Northwards Housing

Nottingham City Holmes

Nottingham City Transport Ltd

Ofcom

OGC Buying Solutions

Ordnance Survey

Pacific Nuclear Transport Ltd

Pension Protection Fund

People 1st Slough

Plymouth Citybus Ltd

Poole Harbour Commissioners

Poole Housing Partnership Ltd

Port of London Authority

Port of Tyne Authority

Reading Transport Ltd

Registers of Scotland

Remploy Ltd

Rochdale Boroughwide Housing Ltd

Rossendale Transport Ltd

Royal Mail Holdings Plc (Excluding NDC 2000 Ltd and Romec Ltd)

Royal Mint

Royal Naval Museum Trading Company Ltd

Rykneld Homes

Salix Homes

Sandwell Homes Ltd

Scottish Water

Sellafield Ltd

Sheffield Homes Ltd

Six Town Housing Ltd

Solihull Community Housing Ltd

South Essex Homes Ltd

South Lakes Housing

South Tyneside Homes Ltd

South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive

St Leger Homes of Doncaster Ltd

Stockport Homes

Strathclyde Partnership for Transport

Sutton Housing Partnership

Tay Roadbridge Joint Board

Thamesdown Transport Ltd

The BBC World Service Trust

The British Council

The Crown Estate Commissioners

The Financial Services Authority

The Gateshead Housing Company Ltd

The General Teaching Council for England

The Learning Skill and Improvement

The Learning Trust

The Oil and Pipeline Agency

The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre

The Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Tenant Management Organisation Ltd

The Shoreham Port Authority

Thurrock Development Corporation

Tote Bookmakers Ltd

Tote Credit Ltd

Tower Hamlets Homes Ltd

Trinity House Lighthouse Service

Tristar Homes Ltd

Tyne and Wear Passenger Transport Executive

UK Hydrographic Office

UK Intellectual Property Office

Vehicle and Operator Services Agency

Wales Audit Office

Warrington Borough Transport Ltd

West Midlands Passenger Transport Executive

West North West Homes Leeds

West Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive

Wigan and Leigh Housing Company Ltd

WJEC CBAC Ltd

Wolverhampton Homes Ltd

Yorkshire Purchasing Organisation

Your Homes Newcastle Ltd

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