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Tuesday, 18 December 2018
Non-Departmental Consultations
Ofcom
Enabling opportunities for innovation Start: 18 December 2018· Status:Open · End: 12 March 2019 Enabling opportunities for innovation
This document consults on proposals to make spectrum available in a range of spectrum bands on a shared basis. This spectrum could support deployment of local networks in sectors including industrial Internet of Things (IoT), enterprise, logistics, mining and agriculture, as well as help to improve the quality of coverage in poorly served areas.
This consultation closes on: 12 March 2019
Ofcom
Award of the 700 MHz and 3.6-3.8 GHz spectrum bands
This consultation sets out proposals for an award of spectrum to enable the industry to provide services with greater capacity and wider coverage, and to pave the way for companies to take advantage of new wireless technologies, including 5G – the next generation of mobile technology.
This consultation closes on: 12 March 2019
Monday, 17 December 2018
Departmental Consultations
Transport
Aviation 2050 — the future of UK aviation
This consultation seeks views on government's long term vision for aviation to 2050.
This consultation closes on: 11 April 2019
Non-Departmental Consultations
Ofcom
Annual Licence Fees for UK Broadband’s 3.4 GHz and 3.6 GHz spectrum
This document consults on the level of annual licence fees (ALF) we should set for UK Broadband’s 3.4 and 3.6 GHz spectrum, and on draft regulations to give effect to the proposed fees.
This consultation closes on: 11 February 2019
Sunday, 16 December 2018
Departmental Consultations
Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
Salaried workers and salary sacrifice schemes: changing the National Minimum Wage rules
This consultation seeks views on the National Minimum Wage (NMW) rules regarding salaried workers and the operation of salary sacrifice schemes.
This consultation closes on: 1 March 2019
Saturday, 15 December 2018
Digital, Culture, Media & Sport
Strengthening the Process for Retaining National Treasures
Proposal to introduce a legally binding mechanism into the export control process for retaining national treasures
This consultation closes on: 24 February 2019
Friday, 14 December 2018
Non-Departmental Consultations
Ofcom
Helping consumers get better deals - consultation on end-of-contract and annual best tariff notifications, and proposed scope for a review of pricing practices in fixed broadband
This consultation seeks views to examine the scale of any harm resulting from pricing practices in the fixed broadband market, who is affected, and determine whether there are any additional targeted actions we should take to protect broadband customers.
This consultation closes on: 1 February 2019
Ofqual
Changes to our rules for reviews of marking, moderation and appeals
This document consults updates rules and guidance for GCSE, AS, A level and Project qualifications.
This consultation closes on: 25 January 2019
Scottish Consultations
Scottish Government
Amendments to Scottish Road Works Regulations 2018
Minor amendments are needed to both the Road Works (Qualifications of Operative and Supervisors (Scotland) Regulations 2017 and the Scottish Road Works Register (Prescribed Fees) Regulations 2017. This consultation seeks views on both proposed amendments.
This consultation closes on: 8 March 2019
Scottish Government
Consultation on Prisoner Voting
This is the Scottish Government’s consultation on Prisoner Voting. It sets out the Scottish Government’s proposal for ensuring compliance with the European Convention on Human Rights on the matter of prisoners voting. The proposal relates to Scottish Parliament and local government elections.
This consultation closes on: 8 March 2019
Welsh Consultations
Welsh Government
Code of practice for the welfare of cats
This consultation seeks views on amendments to the code of practice for the welfare of cats.
This consultation closes on: 8 March 2019
Thursday, 13 December 2018
Departmental Consultations
Home Office
Provisional police grant report: 2019 to 2020
This consultation seeks views on the provisional police grant report for England and Wales.
This consultation closes on: 10 January 2019
Housing, Communities & Local Government
Provisional local government finance settlement 2019 to 2020: consultation
Consultation on the local government financial settlement for 2019 to 2020.
This consultation closes on: 10 January 2019
Housing, Communities & Local Government
Business rates retention reform
This consultation seeks views on the reform of elements of the business rates retention system in England from 2020-21 onwards.
This consultation closes on: 21 February 2019
Housing, Communities & Local Government
Review of local authorities’ relative needs and resources
Technical consultation on the assessment of local authorities’ relative needs, relative resources and transitional arrangements.
This consultation closes on: 21 February 2019
Non-Departmental Consultations
HM Revenue & Customs
Draft guidance: Life assurance manual
HMRC is seeking comments on this draft guidance about the Corporation Tax treatment of insurance companies writing life assurance and other long-term insurance business.
This consultation closes on: 22 February 2019
Marine Management Organisation
Proposed catch limits for January 2019
The following are the proposed catch limits to be set for quota stocks in January 2019.
This consultation closes on: 18 December 2018
Scottish Consultations
National Records of Scotland
Public Records (Scotland) Act 2011: Consultation on the revised Model Records Management Plan
This consultation aims to solicit the views of public authorities, archivists and record management professionals and the wider public on the Keeper’s revised Model Plan
This consultation closes on: 15 February 2019
Scottish Government
Complaints Handling, Investigations and Misconduct Issues in relation to Policing: Independent Review
This Call for Evidence will look at all aspects of police complaints handling, investigations and misconduct.
This consultation closes on: 13 March 2019
Welsh Consultations
Welsh Government
Connected communities - Tackling loneliness and social isolation
This consultation seeks views on what we should do to tackle loneliness and social isolation.
This consultation closes on: 15 January 2019
Tuesday, 11 December 2018
Non-Departmental Consultations
Ofcom
Promoting investment and competition in fibre networks
This consultation document sets out Ofcom’s initial views on how to define geographic markets from 2021, when it carries out its next review of wholesale telecoms networks and builds on its strategic policy position, published in July 2018.
This consultation closes on: 26 February 2019