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Monday, 25 June 2018
Scottish Consultations
Scottish Government
Consultation on further guidance to local authorities on Part 9 - allotments
Consultation on draft statutory guidance for local authorities relating to certain sections of Part 9 of the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Act 2015 - Allotments.
This consultation closes on 20 August 2018
Scottish Government
Barclay Implementation: A consultation on non-domestic rates reform
The purpose of this consultation paper is to inform the Scottish Government's implementation of the accepted Barclay recommendations which require primary legislation.
This consultation closes on 17 September 2018
Friday, 22 June 2018
Departmental Consultations
Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
Widening eligibility for renewable electricity cost relief schemes
This consultation seeks views on whether to widen eligibility for energy intensive industries for exemption from the indirect costs of the renewable electricity support schemes.
This consultation closes on 7 September 2018
Digital, Culture, Media & Sport
Call for evidence on approach to Loneliness Strategy
This consultation seeks views on how government can support stronger connections, and share experience on what works to tackle loneliness.
This consultation closes on 20 July 2018
Non-Departmental Consultations
Environment Agency
Nuisance calls and messages: action against directors
Consultation on taking action against directors that breach electronic marketing regulations.
This consultation closes on 22 December 2018
Social Security Advisory Committee
Moving claimants to Universal Credit from other working age benefits
The SSAC is consulting on government proposals for moving claimants to Universal Credit from other working age benefits.
This consultation closes on 20 August 2018
Ofcom
Localness on commercial radio
This document seeks views on some proposed changes to Ofcom’s localness guidelines for local commercial radio stations.
This consultation closes on 3 August 2018
Thursday, 21 June 2018
Scottish Consultations
Scottish Government
Guidance on protecting the public from radioactive contamination in land
This consultation seeks views on how to improve the protection of the public from radioactive contamination in land. The consultation includes proposed changes to the current guidance for the Radioactive Contaminated Land (Scotland) Regulations, to include broader best practice guidance alongside the existing statutory guidance to SEPA.
This consultation closes on 21 August 2018
Scottish Government
Widening the Exemption for Energy Intensive Industries from the Indirect Costs of the Renewables Obligation (Scotland): Consultation
This document seeks views on a proposal to lower the threshold to extend eligibility.
This consultation closes on 7 September 2018
Wednesday, 20 June 2018
Departmental Consultations
Digital, Culture, Media & Sport
Review of exemptions from paying charges to the ICO
This consultation seeks views as to whether the current exemptions from paying charges are still appropriate and whether there should be any new exemptions.
This consultation closes on 1 August 2018
Non-Departmental Consultations
Nuclear Decommissioning Authority
STEM Engagement across the NDA Estate
This paper outlines Credible Options for a Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) engagement strategy across the NDA estate, considering the current environment around skills and wider issues.
This consultation closes on 17 August 2018
Scottish Consultations
Scottish Government
Delivering improved transparency in land ownership in Scotland: Consultation on draft regulations
This consultation seeks views on proposals that will help people and communities to know more about, and engage with, the individuals who control the decision making of land owners and tenants of land in Scotland.
This consultation closes on 8 November 2018
Scottish Government
Support for Agriculture and the Rural Economy - Post Brexit Transition
This consultation invites comments on options to stabilise and simplify income support for land managers in Scotland in the period immediately after the UK Government takes us out of the European Union.
This consultation closes on 7 September 2018
Tuesday, 19 June 2018
Departmental Consultations
Justice
General sentencing guideline for use where there is no offence specific guideline
This consultation seeks views on: the principal factors that make offences more or less serious; additional factors which should influence the sentence; the applicability of the guideline to a wide range of offences; the clarity and accessibility of the guideline.
This consultation closes on 11 September 2018
Transport
Transport appraisal and modelling strategy: informing future investment decisions
This consultation seeks views on priorities for developing our appraisal and modelling evidence base and making WebTAG more user friendly.
This consultation closes on 15 October 2018
Health and Social Care
Pharmacy legislation on dispensing errors and organisational governance
This consultation seeks views on proposals for 2 draft orders which would amend current pharmacy legislation on dispensing errors and clarify how registered pharmacies are governed.
This consultation closes on 11 September 2018
Digital, Culture, Media & Sport
Sky Fox Merger - Proposed Undertakings - by 21st Century Fox, Inc and the Walt Disney Company
Views are sought by 5pm on Wednesday 4 July 2018 as to whether the proposed undertakings are sufficient to remedy the public interest concerns in relation to media plurality raised by the proposed merger between 21st Century Fox, Inc (“21CF”) and Sky plc (“Sky).
This consultation closes on 4 July 2018
Health and Social Care
Rebalancing Medicines Legislation and Pharmacy Regulation: Two Draft Section 60 Orders
This UK-wide consultation, issued on behalf of the four UK Health Departments, seeks comments and views on two pharmacy-related draft Orders being made under the powers in section 60 of the Health Act 1999
This consultation closes on 11 September 2018
Non-Departmental Consultations
Maritime and Coastguard Agency
Consultation on the impact assessment for the Merchant Shipping (Bridge Visibility Regulations) (Small Passenger Ships)
This consultation concerns the Impact Assessment prepared with respect to proposed changes to the small passenger ship bridge visibility requirements.
This consultation closes on 17 July 2018
Ofcom
Call for expressions of interest: Implementing the Broadband Universal Service Obligation
This document sets out Ofcom's objectives and explains how we will designate Universal Service Provider(s) to deliver these broadband connections. It also calls on interested bodies to come forward as prospective Universal Service Provider(s) and explains the likely obligations they will have to meet, and how they can expect to be compensated.
This consultation closes on 20 August 2018
Monday, 18 June 2018
Departmental Consultations
Work and Pensions
Pension trustees: clarifying and strengthening investment duties
This consultation seeks views on the draft Occupational Pension Schemes (Investment and Disclosure) (Amendment) Regulations 2018.
This consultation closes on 16 July 2018
Housing, Communities & Local Government
Banning the use of combustible materials in the external walls of high-rise residential buildings
This consultation seeks views on the proposed ban of combustible materials.
This consultation closes on 14 August 2018