Current Consultations

Torfaen County Borough - Open Consultations / Public Engagement Activities

Current consultations - updated 2.8.17

Click on a consultation title for further details about it.

Policy area Title Source Summary Deadline
Agricultural

Review of the Agricultural Sector (Wales) Act 2014 

Welsh Government

We are consulting on the operation and effectiveness of the Agricultural Sector (Wales) Act 2014, between 2014 and 2017. 

4.9.17
Children Young People

The Emotional and Mental Health of Children and Young People

National Assembly for Wales

The Children, Young People and Education Committee would welcome your views on the terms of reference for the inquiry. The Committee's Inquiry will consider whether the review of CAMHS - the 'Together for Children and Young People Programme' - is on track to deliver the 'step-change' in CAMHS services that is needed. 

29.9.17
Constitutional

The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill and its implications for Wales

National Assembly for Wales

This is a joint consultation that will feed into the work of both the Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee and the External Affairs and Additional Legislation Committee. The Committees have agreed to work together to consider the implications of this Bill for Wales.

4.9.17
Culture

Inquiry into Non-public funding of the arts

National Assembly for Wales

The  Culture, Welsh Language and Communications Committee is holding an inquiry into non-public arts funding.

25.8.17
Culture

Inquiry into Historic Environment

National Assembly for Wales

The Culture, Welsh Language and Communications Committee is holding an inquiry into the historic environment.

25.8.17
Economy

Selling Wales to the World

National Assembly for Wales

The Economy, Infrastructure and Skills Committee has agreed to undertake an inquiry into Selling Wales to the World.

1.9.17
Education

School Organisation Code

Welsh Government

We are consulting on revisions to the School Organisation Code to reflect feedback and learning following 3 years of its operation.

30.9.17
Education

A reformed post-compulsory education and training system

Welsh Government

We want your views on proposals to reform post-compulsory education and training (PCET), as well as on how we oversee spending on research and innovation. 

23.10.17
Environment

Taking forward Wales' sustainable management of natural resources

Welsh Government

We want your views on proposals to manage our natural resources more sustainably.

13.9.17
Finance

Interpreting Welsh law: an interpretation act for Wales

Welsh Government

We are seeking your views on an interpretation act for Wales.

11.9.17
Finance

Care experienced children and young people

National Assembly for Wales

The Public Accounts Committee of the National Assembly is seeking information to inform their inquiry into care experienced children and young people.

15.9.17
Finance

Welsh Government Draft Budget Proposals 2018-19

National Assembly for Wales

The Committees of the National Assembly are seeking information to inform their scrutiny of the Welsh Government's 2018-19 Draft Budget proposals. We are interested in exploring expectations of the 2018-19 budget, including financial readiness for the 2018-19 year and the impact of the 2017-18 budget.

13.9.17
Food

Rethinking food in Wales

National Assembly for Wales

The Climate Change, Environment and Rural Affairs Committee is carrying out an inquiry into what we can do to enhance the food and drink sector and our relationship with the food we eat.

14.9.17
Governance

Draft OECD Recommendation of the Council on Open Government: Online public consultation

Organisation for Economic Co-operation & Development

The OECD is currently holding a public consultation on a draft recommendation on how countries should implement open government reform

10.9.17
Health and Social Care

Inquiry into physical activity of children and young people

National Assembly for Wales

The  Health, Social Care and Sport Committee would welcome your views on the terms of reference for the inquiry into physical activity of children and young people

15.9.17
Health and Social Care

Services fit for the future 

Welsh Government

We want your views on proposals covering a number of health and social care issues which may require future legislation.

29.9.17
Health and Social Care

Transforming care in the 21st century

Social Care Wales

Proposals to help transform standards of care and raise the status of the social care workforce in Wales have been published. 

Have your say on changes to our fees, qualification requirements for domiciliary care workers, fitness to practise rules and Code of Practice for Persons Employing Social Care Workers.  

16.10.17
Local Government

Electoral reform in local government in Wales

Welsh Government

We want to know your views on proposed changes to local government elections in Wales.

10.10.17
Social Care

Social Care Wales Strategic Plan 2017 - 2022

Social Care Wales

Social Care Wales, which started life in April 2017. The proposed plan sets out Social Care Wales's vision for the next five years, what it aims to achieve, its main focus areas and how the organisation will work with others to realise its ambition. The strategic plan highlights the main priorities for Social Care Wales will be to develop the workforce; drive improvement and provide public confidence.

11.8.17
Social Care

Social Care Research and Development Strategy for Wales 2017-22

Social Care Wales

We have developed close working relationships with Health and Care Research Wales and the organisations it funds, including the Wales School for Social Care Research. This draft Social Care Research and Development Strategy for Wales has been developed by those organisations and by social care practice, It is designed to formally link social care practice and research through shared and mutually agreed actions, responsibilities, and accountability

21.8.17