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Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Departmental Consultations
Environment, Food & Rural Affairs
Waste electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE) compliance fee 2017
This consultation seeks views on whether to set a compliance fee for 2017 and also on two proposals for managing this year’s fee.
This consultation closes on 1 December 2017
Non-Departmental Consultations
Ofqual
Regulating national assessments
Ofqual proposes changes to the regulatory framework for national assessments.
This consultation closes on 20 December 2017
Tuesday, 17 October 2017
Departmental Consultations
Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
National security and infrastructure investment review
This consultation seeks views on how government can best ensure that investments and takeovers do not raise national security concerns.
This consultation closes on 9 January 2018
Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
Downstream oil supply resilience
This consultation seeks views on proposals to strengthen the resilience of fuel supply to UK consumers.
This consultation closes on 12 December 2017
Welsh Consultations
Welsh Government
Reforming the Non-Domestic Rates Appeals System in Wales
This consultation seeks views on proposals to reform: the registration for the appeals process; the time periods for each stage; the provision of information; backdating appeals and fines (civil penalties)
This consultation closes on 9 January 2018
Monday, 16 October 2017
Departmental Consultations
Home Office
Criteria for designating bodies in the police super-complaints system
This consultation seeks views on the criteria an organisation will need to meet in order to be eligible for designation as a super-complainant.
This consultation closes on 8 December 2017
Education
Revised guidance for virtual school heads and designated teachers
This consultation seeks views on changes to 2 statutory guidance documents following the Children and Social Work Act 2017.
This consultation closes on 27 November 2017
Education
Corporate parenting, the local offer and personal adviser support
This consultation seeks views on the guidance accompanying sections 1 to 3 of the Children and Social Work Act 2017.
This consultation closes on 27 November 2017
Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
The operational transition of smart meters, including draft legal text
This consultation seeks views on options to provide energy suppliers with flexibility to meet the SMETS1 end date.
This consultation closes on 10 November 2017
Communities and Local Government
Homelessness code of guidance for local authorities
Consultation on the draft homelessness code of guidance document from government to local authorities.
This consultation closes on 11 December 2017
Health
Regulation of nursing associates in England
This consultation seeks views on amendments to the Nursing and Midwifery Order 2001, to regulate nursing associates in England.
This consultation closes on 26 December 2017
Non-Departmental Consultations
HM Revenue & Customs
Draft legislation: The Corporation Tax (Simplified Arrangements for Group Relief) (Amendment) Regulations 2017
This draft legislation allows companies to enter into simplified arrangements in order to claim and surrender group relief for carried-forward losses.
This consultation closes on 13 November 2017
Scottish Consultations
Scottish Government
Consultation on The Continuing Care (Scotland) Amendment Order 2018
This consultation seeks views on plans to increase the higher age limit for persons eligible for continuing care from nineteen to twenty years of age from April 2017 to ensure the current cohort of young people continue to be eligible as they increase in age until the duty to provide continuing care extends from 16 to 21 years of age.
This consultation closes on 13 November 2017
Welsh Consultations
Welsh Government
Code of practice for the welfare of dogs
This consultation seeks views on amendments to the code of practice for the welfare of dogs.
This consultation closes on 8 January 2018
Welsh Government
Banning the manufacture and sale of cosmetics and personal care products containing plastic microbeads
This consultation seeks views on how to implement and enforce the banning the manufacture and sale of cosmetics and personal care products containing plastic microbeads in Wales
This consultation closes on 8 January 2018
Saturday, 14 October 2017
Departmental Consultations
Home Office
Offensive and dangerous weapons: new legislation
This consultation seeks views on new laws on offensive weapons, in response to public concerns about violent crime.
This consultation closes on 9 December 2017
Friday, 13 October 2017
Justice
Personal injury claims arising from package holidays: Call for evidence
The responses to this call for evidence will help inform decisions in respect of package holiday personal injury claims.
This consultation closes on 10 November 2017
Non-Departmental Consultations
Ofcom
Proposal to apply Code Powers to Boundless Networks Limited
This consultation seeks views from providers of electronic communications networks and providers of conduit systems (or both) on changes to the grant of Code powers intended to assist persons that provide an electronic communications network and/or system of conduits.
This consultation closes on 13 November 2017
Ofcom
Proposal to apply Code Powers to County Broadband Limited
This consultation sets out Ofcom’s proposal to apply the electronic communications code (“the Code”) to County Broadband Limited.
This consultation closes on 13 November 2017
HM Revenue & Customs
Draft legislation: Soft Drinks Industry Levy
This technical consultation seeks comments on two draft statutory instruments regarding the Soft Drinks Industry Levy.
This consultation closes on 8 December 2017
Thursday, 12 October 2017
Departmental Consultations
Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
Call for evidence on the reform of the Green Deal Framework
A call for evidence on all elements of the current Green Deal Framework, to help improve the Framework so it is fit for future purpose.
This consultation closes on 23 November 2017
Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
Industrial Heat Recovery Support Programme
The programme will overcome barriers to recover and reuse waste heat, to enable industrial energy bills savings and carbon emission reduction.
This consultation closes on 4 January 2018
Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
Leading by example: cutting energy bills and carbon emissions in the public and higher education sectors
This consultation seeks evidence and views about the action required to deliver an ambitious decarbonisation programme across the public and higher education sectors, in England over the next 10 years.
This consultation closes on 7 December 2017
Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
Building a market for energy efficiency: call for evidence
This consultation seeks evidence and views on additional measures and incentives that could encourage home-owners to invest in energy efficiency improvements.
This consultation closes on 9 January 2018
Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
Streamlined energy and carbon reporting
Proposals for streamlined energy and carbon reporting. The reform package will reduce administrative burdens, raise awareness of energy efficiency, reduce bills, and save carbon.
This consultation closes on 4 January 2018
Health
The regulation of medical associate professions in the UK
This consultation seeks views on the regulation of medical associate professions (MAPs) in the UK.
This consultation closes on 22 December 2017
Education
Children’s social care providers: inspection frequency and fees
This consultation seeks views on proposed changes to the fees and frequency of inspections regulations.
This consultation closes on 7 December 2017
Education
Independent school inspection fees and standards
This consultation seeks views on the proposals for revised fees for an Ofsted inspection of an independent school, and the amendment of the independent school standards.
This consultation closes on 7 December 2017
Justice
Terrorism Guideline Consultation
This consultation seeks views on the principal factors that make any of the offences included within the draft guideline more or less serious; the additional factors that should influence the sentence; the approach taken to structuring the draft guidelines; and, the sentences that should be passed for terrorist offences.
This consultation closes on 22 November 2017
Non-Departmental Consultations
HM Courts & Tribunals Service
Mechanisms and governance for overseeing the recruitment and conduct of Justices of the Peace - October 2017
This consultation seeks views on proposed changes to the organisation management and functions of Advisory Committees on Justices of the Peace.
This consultation closes on 22 November 2017
Wednesday, 11 October 2017
Departmental Consultations
Digital, Culture, Media & Sport
Internet Safety Strategy green paper
This consultation seeks views on the government’s Internet Safety Strategy.
This consultation closes on 7 December 2017
Non-Departmental Consultations
Intellectual Property Office
Industrial Strategy: Intellectual Property Call for Views
This call for evidence seeks views on maximising the incentives of the Intellectual Property system to stimulate collaborative innovation and licensing opportunities.
This consultation closes on 15 November 2017
Welsh Consultations
Welsh Government
Renting Homes (Wales) Act 2016 – Fitness for human habitation
This consultation seeks views on proposed regulations, made under section 94 of the act, for determining if a dwelling is fit for human habitation.
This consultation closes on 12 January 2018