Sir Alan Campbell Written Questions

3 Questions to HM Treasury tabled by Sir Alan Campbell


Date Title Questioner
27 Mar 2020, 9:33 a.m. Beer: Industry Sir Alan Campbell

Question

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, what steps he is taking to guarantee wages of employees who work in the brewing industry and supply chain during the covid-19 outbreak.

Answer (Jesse Norman)

The Government has announced a significant package of financial support for businesses and employees. Further details of this package are available at: http://www.businesssupport.gov.uk.

26 Mar 2020, 9:24 a.m. Beer: Non-domestic Rates Sir Alan Campbell

Question

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, whether the business rate relief scheme extends to breweries.

Answer (Jesse Norman)

MHCLG has published guidance for local authorities on eligibility for the business rates Expanded Retail Discount, which can be found online here: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/business-rates-retail-discount-guidance

It is for the relevant local authority to make decisions on eligibility based on the guidance and their knowledge of the local area.

7 May 2019, 3:05 p.m. Public Health: Finance Sir Alan Campbell

Question

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer, how he plans to use the Spending Review to invest in public health.

Answer (Elizabeth Truss)

The forthcoming Spending Review is an opportunity for the Government to make decisions on public spending in the round. As part of that, the Treasury will work closely with other departments to assess public health priorities.