Our consultations page, updated each week to help you have your say.

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Welcome to our consultations page, where you can find out the latest consultations that affect you and your organisation. We'll tell you how to reply and which we'll be replying to - and how you can help us with our responses.

 

Current consultations - updated 24.2.17

Click on a consultation title for further details about it.

Green = new consultation; orange = consultation will close soon

Policy area Title Source Summary Deadline
Broadcasting

The Future of S4C

National Assembly for Wales

The Culture, Welsh Language and Communications Committee is running an inquiry into the future of S4C.

3.3.17
Education

School workforce data collection

Welsh Government

We want your views on proposed changes to the collection of individual-level information on the school workforce in Wales.

3.3.17
Education

Harmonising school term dates for 2018 to 2019

Welsh Government

We want your views on proposed term dates for 2018/19 and a draft ministerial direction.

20.3.17
Education

Consistent measures for post-16 learning in Wales

Welsh Government

We want your views on proposed changes to performance measures for school sixth forms and further education colleges. 

1.5.17
Environment Proposals to ban the use of plastic microbeads in cosmetics and personal care products

Welsh Government

We want your views on proposals to ban the use of plastic microbeads in cosmetics and personal care products which may cause harm to the marine environment.

28.2.17
Environment Fixed penalty notices for small scale fly-tipping

Welsh Government

We are seeking your views on the introduction of regulations to allow enforcing authorities to issue fixed penalty notices for small scale fly-tipping offences.

6.4.17
Environment Forestry and woodland policy in Wales

National Assembly for Wales

The Climate Change, Environment and Rural Affairs Committee of the National Assembly for Wales is launching an inquiry into forestry and woodland policy in Wales.

This will include looking at the Welsh Government's delivery of its  Woodlands for Wales strategy.

7.4.17
Fundraising

Consultation on the Code of Fundraising Practice

Fundraising Regulator

In this first consultation on the Code of Fundraising Practice, the Fundraising Regulator seeks views on the following areas:

Charity trustees,The fundraising ask Solicitation (disclosure) statements, Raising concerns about fundraising practice (Whistleblowing), People in vulnerable circumstances, Charity collection bags,Third parties, General questions on the Code

WCVA will be submitting a response to this consultation. If you have any comments that you would like us to include in our response please email them to ekinsman@wcva.org.uk

28.4.17
General

Should the National Assembly for Wales change its name?

National Assembly for Wales

The  Assembly Commission is seeking the views of Assembly Members, other stakeholders and members of the public on a proposal to change the name of the National Assembly for Wales.

3.3.17
General

Annual return for 2017 - information collected from charities

The Charity Commission

The Annual Return is the primary method that charities use to communicate their activity to the Charity Commission and it contains valuable information to the public about the charity in the public interest. We are seeking your views on changes to the content and structure of the Annual Return for charities and how we target questions so that they only require the information which is needed for regulatory purposes.

9.3.17
Health and Social Care

Inquiry into loneliness and isolation

National Assembly for Wales

The  Health, Social Care and Sport Committee would welcome your views on some of the following point more points on website:

the evidence for the scale and causes of the problems of isolation and loneliness, including factors such as housing, transport, community facilities, health and wellbeing services; 

10.3.17
Health and Social Care

Draft national dementia strategy

Welsh Government

We are seeking your views on developing and implementing a national dementia strategy, Together for a Dementia Friendly Wales 2017 - 2022.

3.4.17
Health and Social Care

Staff nursing levels

Welsh Government

We want your views on draft statutory guidance required by section 25D of the Nurse Staffing Levels (Wales) Act 2016. 

7.4.17
Housing

Renting Homes (Wales) Act 2016 - Guidance relating to supported accommodation

Welsh Government

We are seeking your views on proposed guidance for the temporary exclusion of a contract holder in supported accommodation and the processes to follow to extend the relevant period.

28.4.17
Planning

Call for Evidence and Projects

Welsh Government

We want your evidence and details of projects that can inform the development of the National Development Framework.

7.3.17
Planning

National Development Framework for Wales

Welsh Government

We are calling for evidence to help develop the national spatial framework.

7.3.17
Public Services

Reforming local government: Resilient and renewed

Welsh Government

The white paper 'Reforming local government: Resilient and renewed' is the Welsh Government's statement of intent about the future of local government in Wales.

11.4.17
Social Care

Consultation on Indicative Disposals Guidance for use in Social Care Wales Fitness to Practise proceedings 

Care Council for Wales

The Care Council is consulting on the development of an Indicative Disposals Guidance for use in Social Care Wales Fitness to Practise proceedings.   

15.3.17
Social Care

Guidance on handling individual cases to protect children and adults at risk

Welsh Government

We are seeking your views on volumes 5 and 6 of the Working Together to Safeguard People statutory guidance. 

25.4.17
Transport

Welsh Transport Appraisal Guidance 2017

Welsh Government

We are seeking your views on the new version of the Welsh Transport Appraisal Guidance 2017 (WelTAG 2017) document.

2.3.17
Transport

Severn crossings: proposed toll reductions

Department of Transport

Seeks views on the proposed halving of tolls on the Severn crossings.

10.3.17

 

 

This list will update every Friday. To add a new consultation, please email Catrin Roberts on croberts@wcva.org.uk

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