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Government Departments: Assets

Cabinet Office written question – answered on 17th June 2016.

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Photo of Nick Brown Nick Brown Chair, Finance Committee (Commons)

To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, what revenue the Government has received from the sale of government-owned assets in the Newcastle upon Tyne local authority area between 2010 and 2016.

Photo of Matthew Hancock Matthew Hancock The Paymaster General and Minister for the Cabinet Office

Since 2010, the Government has generated £1.8 billion in capital receipts and vacated over 2,000 individual properties. This includes over £600,000 raised from the sale of Government owned property in Newcastle upon Tyne between 2010 and 2016. Disposals of surplus property is improving Government’s estate management and releasing surplus land and property in a way that delivers value for the taxpayer, boosts growth and creates new homes.

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