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NWCN Consultation Bulletin - March 2017

Consultation Title


Closing Date

Contact Name/Dept & Tel No

Email / Website / Further Info

Draft Gender Identity and Expression Employment Policy

Health & Social Care


Equality Unit


028 9536 3961

Children and Young People's Strategy 2017 - 2027

Department of Education

31/03/17 @ 17:00

Children and Young People’s Strategy Team

Private Rented Sector in NI - Proposals for Change

Department for Communities

03/04/17 @ 17:00

Karen Barr

Individual Funding Request (IFR)


Department of Health

07/04/17 @ 17:00


IFR Policy Consultation


Draft Equality Scheme


Department of Finance

10/04/17 @ 23:59

Strategic Equality Branch


028 9185 8073

Adoption and Children (Northern Ireland) Bill


Department of Health

10/04/17 @ 17:00

Adoption Consultation


028 9052 2179

Equality Scheme


Department of Health

10/04/17 @ 23:59

Equality and Human Rights Unit

Draft Belfast Bicycle Network 2017

Department for Infrastructure

13/04/17 @ 5pm

Cycling Unit

The Roads (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations (NI)

Department for Infrastructure

21/04/17 @ 17:00

TransportNI Lands Branch

Industrial Strategy for Northern Ireland

Department for the Economy

25/04/17 @ 23:59

Strategic Policy Division

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Draft Disability Action Plan 











Marie Mullan


To download COPNI's Draft Disability Action Plan 2017-2020, please click here.


Home to School Transport Assistance – Online application

Education Authority

08/05/17 @ 4pm

Teresa Connolly

Security and Sustainability in Defined Benefit Pension Schemes



Department for Communities






14/05/17 @ 17:00






Helen Wilson


Equality Scheme

Department for Infrastructure


Equality & Emergency Planning Unit 


028 9054



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