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NWCN Consultation Bulletin - October 2017

Consultation Title

Organisation

Closing Date

Contact Name/Dept & Tel No

Email / Website / Further Info

Regulations Restricting the Age of Sale for Nicotine Inhaling Products to Over Eighteens

Department of Health

27/10/17 @17:00

Population Health Directorate Administration Team

 

phdconsultation@health-ni.gov.uk

 

https://www.health-ni.gov.uk/consultations/regulations-restricting-age-sale-nicotine-inhaling-products-over-eighteens

Proposed changes to periodic vehicle testing - MOT

 

Department for Infrastructure

02/11/17 @ 17.00

Richard Crawford

 

richard.crawford@infrastructure-ni.gov.uk

 

https://www.infrastructure-ni.gov.uk/consultations/consultation-proposed-changes-periodic-vehicle-testing-mot-psv-goods-vehicle-and-taxi-tests

Abolition of Class 2 NI Contributions: New Eligibility Tests for Contributory Benefits and Maternity Allowance

Department for Communities

03/11/17 @ 17.00

Sean Garland

 

Sean.Garland@communities-ni.gov.uk

 

https://www.communities-ni.gov.uk/consultations/abolition-class-2-national-insurance-contributions-new-eligibility-tests-contributory-benefits-and

Proposed permanent relocation of GP Out of Hours from Moneymore to Mid Ulster Hospital, Magherafelt

Health and Social Care Board

06/11/17 @ 5pm

Siobhan Millar

(028) 9536 2843

 

siobhan.millar@hscni.net

 

http://www.hscboard.hscni.net/get-involved/consultations/proposed-relocation-duc/

Draft Equality and Disability Action Plans for 2017-2022

Western Health and Social Care Trust

07/11/17

Equality & Involvement Office

 

028 8283 5278 

equality.admin@westerntrust.hscni.net

 

http://www.westerntrust.hscni.net/about/1595.htm

 

Consultation Event:

Monday 4th December, 11am-2pm, St Columb's Park House (lunch included)

Register by Friday 10th November 2017: 

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/joint-consultation-on-hsc-equality-and-disability-action-plans-2018-23-tickets-39043917408  

Attendance at grant aided primary, post primary and special schools

Department of Education

10/11/17 @ 12.00

Christine Bowden

 

christine.bowden@education-ni.gov.uk

 

https://www.education-ni.gov.uk/consultations/consultation-attendance-grant-aided-primary-post-primary-and-special-schools

Proposed changes to section 10B permits and guidance on minibus driving

Department for Infrastructure

17/11/17 @17.00

Freight and Bus Policy Branch

 

Freightandbuspolicy@infrastructure-ni.gov.uk

 

https://www.infrastructure-ni.gov.uk/consultations/consultations-proposed-changes-section-10b-permits-and-guidance-minibus-driving

NI environmental statistics report

Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs

17/11/17 @ 23:59

 

 

 

Terry Johnston

 

 

env.stats@daera-ni.gov.uk

 

Terence.Johnston@daera-ni.gov

 

Respond Online: Online Survey

 

https://www.daera-ni.gov.uk/consultations/consultation-ni-environmental-statistics-report

 

Equality Scheme

Radius Housing

12/12/17

Helen Davey

 

0330 123 0888

equality@radiushousing.org

 

https://www.radiushousing.org/storage/cms_file/equality-scheme-for-radius-housing-including-appendices.pdf

A Fundamental Review of Social Housing Allocations

 

Department for Communities

21/12/17 @17:00

Social Housing Policy Team

 

allocations@communities-ni.gov.uk

 

Respond Online: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/allocations-review

 

Public Events:

  • 13 Nov 2017 - Presentation
    10am - 12pm
  • 13 Nov 2017 - Drop-in
    12pm - 1pm

City Hotel, Queens Quay, Derry/Londonderry

BT48 7AS

Book your place on: allocations@communities-ni.gov.uk 

 

For a full listing of public events & further information please see: https://www.communities-ni.gov.uk/consultations/fundamental-review-social-housing-allocations

The regulation of medical associate professions in the UK

Department of Health

22/12/17 @11:59

N/a

mapsregulation@dh.gsi.gov.uk

 

Respond Online

 

https://www.health-ni.gov.uk/consultations/regulation-medical-associate-professions-uk

 

https://www.daera-ni.gov.uk/consultations/consultation-ni-environmental-statistics-report

Changes to the Annual Monitoring Return 2018

 

Charity Commission NI

20/11/17 @ 5pm

N/a

Online survey: here 

 

consult@charitycommissionni.org.uk

 

http://www.charitycommissionni.org.uk/about-us/public-consultations/current-consultations/

Pre Accelerator Programme

 

Invest NI

30/11/17

Equality Manager

 

028 9069 8390 or 028 9069 8273

equality@investni.com

 

https://www.investni.com/about-us/equality-commitment.html

 

 

There are many more Consultations open within the Department of Health, you can access them here: https://www.health-ni.gov.uk/consultations.

 

If you are an individual or organisation who responds to or creates consultations please see link below for a copy of the Equality Coalitions’ Effective Consultation Guidance including case studies and how to complain HERE.  Some great points made in this article definitely worth a read.