Current Consultations

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Major Trauma Services in South Wales Consultation – www.publichealthwales.org/majortraumaconsultation

Current consultations – updated 17.11.17

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Policy area Title Source Summary Deadline
Communities

Public Services Ombudsman (Wales) Bill

National Assembly for Wales

The Equality, Local Government and Communities Committee is undertaking an inquiry into the general principles of the  Public Services Ombudsman (Wales) Bill

1.12.17
Communities

Inquiry into Local Approaches to poverty reduction: The Well-Being of Future Generations Act and public service boards

National Assembly for Wales

The Equality, Local Government and Communities Committee has agreed to undertake an inquiry into public service boards and the developing of well-being plans in Wales, as part of its work on poverty in Wales. 

6.12.17
Constitution

Inquiry into the Powers in the EU (Withdrawal) Bill to make subordinate legislation

National Assembly for Wales

The Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee has decided to undertake a short inquiry to examine the powers delegated to UK and Welsh Ministers in the UK  Government’s EU (Withdrawal) Bill in order to make subordinate legislation. 

30.11.17
Education

Targeted Funding to Improve Educational Outcomes

National Assembly for Wales

The Children, Young People and Education Committee is conducting an inquiry into the Welsh Government’s approach of targeting funding on particular cohorts of pupils, primarily disadvantaged pupils through the Pupil Development Grant (PDG).

5.1.18
Education

The Education (Amendments Relating to Teacher Assessment Information) (Wales) Regulations 2018

Welsh Government

We want your views on proposed changes to the way teacher assessment data is used.

30.1.18
Environment

Low carbon housing: the challenge

National Assembly for Wales

To assess the Welsh Government’s progress in relation to low carbon housing and to consider what needs to be done to ensure the Welsh Government achieves its commitments to meet energy efficiency and emissions reductions targets.

23.11.17
Environment

Banning the manufacture and sale of cosmetics and personal care products containing plastic microbeads

Welsh Government

We want your views on how we implement and enforce this ban in Wales. 

8.1.18
Equality

Enabling Gypsies, Roma and Travellers

Welsh Government

We want your views on draft proposals to improve access to help, advice and services for Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities in Wales. 

21.12.17
Finance

Annual return for 2018 – information collected from charities 

Charity Commission

Public consultation on information to be collected in registered charities’ annual returns from 2018. 

24.11.17
Finance

The Cost of Caring for an Ageing Population

National Assembly for Wales

The Finance Committee is undertaking an inquiry into the cost of caring for an ageing population.

8.12.17
Finance

The Welsh Government’s Supporting People Programme

National Assembly for Wales

The National Assembly of Wales’ Public Accounts Committee is undertaking an inquiry into the Welsh Government’s Supporting People Programme.

22.12.17
Fundraising

Consultation on Data Protection within the Code of Fundraising Practice

Fundraising Regulator

This consultation seeks to update the Code to mirror the upcoming GDPR legislation, to make the Code as clear as possible about fundraiser’s duties in relation to data protection, and to address the issues identified in the number of penalty notices levied by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) in the last two years.

8.12.17
Health and Social Care

Suicide Prevention

National Assembly for Wales

The  Health, Social Care and Sport Committee would welcome your views on the extent of the problem of suicide in Wales

8.12.17
Health and Social Care

Public Health (Minimum Price for Alcohol) (Wales) Bill

National Assembly for Wales

The Health, Social Care and Sport Committee is undertaking an inquiry into the general principles of the  Public Health (Minimum Price for Alcohol) (Wales) Bill 

15.12.17
Local Government

Review of the Community and Town Council Sector

Welsh Government

An Independent Review Panel has been set up to consider the future role of Community and Town Councils.

No specific deadline
Social Care

Special guardianship orders 

Welsh Government

We want your views on amendments to the Special Guardianship (Wales) Regulations 2005 and a new code of practice for local authorities. 

27.11.17
Social Care

Secure accommodation and placements of children out of area

Welsh Government

We want your views on amendments to regulations made under the Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014.

27.11.17
Social Care

Draft practice guidance for domiciliary care workers

Social Care Wales

We want your views on new guidance developed for domiciliary care workers that aims to support and guide their work.

19.1.18
Transport

Discounted bus travel for younger people in Wales

Welsh Government

We want your views on proposals to encourage younger people to take the bus.

4.1.18
Transport

Mandatory concessionary fares scheme in Wales

Welsh Government

We are seeking views on free bus travel for older people, disabled people and injured service veterans in Wales.

12.1.18