Industrial Development Act 1982: revision
This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government
This consultation has concluded
Download the full outcome
Ref: BIS/12/761 PDF, 136KB, 10 pages
Ref: BIS/12/761W PDF, 169KB, 10 pages
Detail of outcome
The government response summarises public responses to the consultation. It confirms the government’s intention to remove Northern Ireland’s automatic 100% Assisted Area status, and to make some technical revisions to update the Act.
This consultation ran from
Seeks views on proposals to update provisions in the Industrial Development Act to reflect the current economic situation.
Ref: BIS/11/1061 PDF, 118KB, 19 pages
Ref: BIS/11/1099 PDF, 124KB, 20 pages
Ref: BIS/11/1062 PDF, 196KB, 23 pages
The Industrial Development Act (IDA) provides for government financial support to UK industry.
This consultation seeks views on whether several requirements in the IDA, which has been in force since 1982, should be updated to reflect the current economic situation.