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.

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Current consultations - updated 24.3.17

Click on a consultation title for further details about it.

Green = new consultation; orange = consultation will close soon

Policy area Title Source Summary Deadline
Constitutional

A stronger voice for Wales: engaging with Westminster and the devolved institutions

National Assembly for Wales

The Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee have agreed to undertake an inquiry into inter-institutional working. The Committee intends to build on the work already undertaken by other legislatures on this issue. 

5.6.17
Culture

Consultation on the National Assembly for Wales - Draft Official Languages Scheme

National Assembly for Wales

The National Assembly for Wales (Official Languages) Act 2012 requires the Assembly to approve an Official Languages Scheme for each Assembly. The Culture, Welsh Language and Communications Committee will scrutinise the draft Scheme for the fifth Assembly before it is submitted for approval by the National Assembly.

31.3.17
Education

Changing the Estyn inspection regime 

Welsh Government

We want your views on proposed changes to school inspection regulations and revision of the Schools Causing Concern statutory guidance.

12.4.17
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 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 by 21 April 2017

The Fundraising Regulator will be joining WCVA in Cardiff on the 7th April, 10.30am-12pm, to discuss the consultation

If you would like to attend this event please email eventsadmin@wcva.org.uk

28.4.17
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
Health and Social Care

Parliamentary Review of Health and Social Care in Wales 

Welsh Government

The review will identify important issues facing our health services by an examination of the current evidence.

21.4.17
Health and Social Care

Review of Health and Social Care in Wales - Survey

Welsh Government

Most of us come into contact with health and social care services at some time in our lives, so they matter to us. That's why we'd like to know what you think. We're asking for your views on what is good, and not so good, about the services you have received. We hope you'll spare a few minutes to let us have your views.

21.4.17
Health and Social Care

Use of anti-psychotic medication in care homes

National Assembly for Wales

The  Health, Social Care and Sport Committee would welcome your views on the terms of reference for the inquiry. The use of anti-psychotic medication in care home settings, and the ways in which its inappropriate use could be reduced.

21.4.17
Health and Social Care

Consultation on complementary and alternative medicines

Charity Commission

The Charity Commission is seeking your views on the charitable status of complementary and alternative medicines. 

19.5.17
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

Draft circular for the planning of Gypsy, Traveller and showpeople sites 

Welsh Government

We want your views on updated guidance on the planning aspects of identifying sustainable sites for Gypsies and Travellers. 

22.5.17
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

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

Consultation Events

Welsh Government

We are holding a series of regional events to seek your views as part of our public consultation on the Wales and Borders Rail Service and Metro.

3.4.17
Transport

Transport for Wales - Design of Wales and Borders Rail Service including Metro

Welsh Government

Transport for Wales is seeking views on the high level direction for the new Wales and Borders Rail Service including the South Wales Metro.

23.5.17
Transport

Proposals to improve local bus services in Wales

Welsh Government

We want your views on how we can improve local bus services.

31.5.17
Transport

A55/A494/A548 Deeside Corridor improvement study

Welsh Government

We are consulting on 2 options for improvements to the A55/A494/A548 Deeside Corridor.

5.6.17

 

 

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

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