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Monday, 18 February 2019
Departmental Consultations
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Introducing a Deposit Return Scheme (DRS) for drinks containers (bottles and cans)
This consultation seeks views on proposals to introduce a deposit return scheme for drinks containers in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
This consultation closes on: 13 May 2019
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Waste and recycling: making recycling collections consistent in England
This consultation seeks views on plans to make local authorities collect the same kind of materials for household recycling and on improving how businesses recycle in England.
This consultation closes on: 13 May 2019
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Packaging waste: changing the UK producer responsibility system for packaging waste
This consultation seeks views on reforming the UK regulations on producer responsibility for packaging waste.
This consultation closes on: 13 May 2019
Treasury
Plastic packaging tax
This consultation seeks views on the design of the tax on plastic packaging announced at Budget 2018.
This consultation closes on: 12 May 2019
Welsh Consultations
Welsh Government
Draft guidance on relationships and sexuality education
This consultation seeks views on revised guidance on sex and relationships education for the current curriculum.
This consultation closes on: 1 April 2019
Sunday, 17 February 2019
Scottish Consultations
Scottish Government
Consultation on the Law of Succession 2019
The paper focuses on intestacy. The key area is how an estate should be split where there are both a surviving spouse/civil partner and children. The paper seeks views on a fresh approach to reform of the law of intestacy with reference to regimes which operate elsewhere.
This consultation closes on: 10 May 2019
Saturday, 16 February 2019
Scottish Government
Consultation on Environmental Principles and Governance in Scotland
The purpose of this consultation paper is to consider how we maintain effective environmental governance following an exit from the European Union.
This consultation closes on: 11 May 2019
Friday, 15 February 2019
Departmental Consultations
Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Public consultation on the Statement of Strategic Priorities
DCMS is seeking views on its draft Statement of Strategic Priorities for telecommunications, the management of radio spectrum and post.
This consultation closes on: 27 March 2019
Non-Departmental Consultations
Ofcom
Proposal to apply Code Powers to NATS (En Route) PLC
his document sets out Ofcom’s proposal to apply the electronic communications code (“the Code”) to NATS (En Route) PLC.
This consultation closes on: 18 March 2019
Transport for London
Reducing the maximum age limits for taxis
This consultation contains proposals to introduce a new age limit for taxis over a phased period of time from 1 November 2020.
This consultation closes on: 26 April 2019
Scottish Consultations
Scottish Government
Equally Safe: A consultation on legislation to improve forensic medical services for victims of rape and sexual assault
This consultation explores how legislation might improve forensic medical services for victims of rape and sexual assault.
This consultation closes on: 8 May 2019
Thursday, 14 February 2019
Departmental Consultations
Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Air quality: draft National Air Pollution Control Programme
This consultation seeks views on the draft UK National Air Pollution Control Programme (NAPCP) and the estimated reductions we've used for each policy measure.
This consultation closes on: 14 March 2019
Non-Departmental Consultations
Civil Procedure Rule Committee
Enforcement of possession orders and alignment of procedures in the county court and high court
The Civil Procedure Rule Committee (CPRC) is considering whether amendments should be made to Civil Procedure Rules Part 83 and in particular rules 83.13 and 83.26.
This consultation closes on: 2 May 2019
Natural England
Open access restriction at White Side
This consultation seeks views on the proposed restriction to open access land at White Side in Northumberland National Park.
This consultation closes on: 14 March 2019
Natural England
Open access restriction at Bloodybush Road - Lewisburn
This consultation seeks views on the proposed restriction to open access land at Bloodybush Road in Northumberland.
This consultation closes on: 14 March 2019
Scottish Consultations
Crown Estate Scotland
Rural Assets Strategy Consultation
Crown Estate Scotland is seeking to develop a strategy for the rural assets.
This consultation closes on: 6 May 2019
Wednesday, 13 February 2019
Departmental Consultations
Health and Social Care
Learning disability and autism training for health and care staff
This consultation seeks views on proposals to introduce mandatory learning disability and autism training for health and care staff.
This consultation closes on: 12 April 2019
Non-Departmental Consultations
HM Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services
Proposed policing inspection programme and framework 2019 to 2020
This consultation seeks views on new emerging problems in or for policing, and on the proposed inspections and ways that HMICFRS could adapt to acquire information.
This consultation closes on: 11 March 2019
Tuesday, 12 February 2019
Departmental Consultations
Transport
Taxi and private hire vehicle licensing: protecting users
Consultation on statutory guidance for taxi and PHV licensing authorities.
This consultation closes on: 22 April 2019
Non-Departmental Consultations
Natural England
Open access restriction at Drove Rigg (2)
This consultation seeks views on the proposed restriction to open access land at Drove Rigg in Northumberland.
This consultation closes on: 13 March 2019
Ofcom
Proposed Changes to the General Conditions and Numbering Plan
This consultation seeks views on proposed changes that would need to be made to two Ofcom regulatory instruments in the event that the United Kingdom were to leave the European Union on 29 March 2019 without a withdrawal agreement being in place.
This consultation closes on: 15 March 2019
Scottish Consultations
Scottish Government
Scotland’s Climate Change Adaptation Programme 2019-2024
This consultation seeks views on a new five-year Climate Change Adaptation Programme for Scotland
This consultation closes on: 9 April 2019
Monday, 11 February 2019
Departmental Consultations
Treasury
Stamp Duty Land Tax: non-UK resident surcharge consultation
This consultation seeks views on the design of a 1% Stamp Duty Land Tax surcharge on non-UK residents purchasing residential property in England and Northern Ireland.
This consultation closes on: 6 May 2019
Non-Departmental Consultations
HM Revenue & Customs
The Tobacco Products (Traceability and Security Features) Regulations 2019
This consultation seeks views on the draft secondary legislation to implement track and trace and security features for tobacco products in the UK as required by the Tobacco Products Directive.
This consultation closes on: 11 March 2019