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CONSULTATIONS

12/15/2021 11:45:29 AM
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Essex Bus Service Im...


Share your views on the legal partnership between ECC and local bus operators to deliver a bus service improvement plan.

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6/17/2021 1:27:44 PM
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Local authority remo...


Share your views on local authorities to hold meetings remotely or in a hybrid format.

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6/3/2021 12:55:41 PM
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Active Travel Consul...


Share your views on why and how you travel.

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3/29/2021 3:10:36 PM
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Assessing new nuclea...


Share your views on the Generic design assessment of General Nuclear System Limited UK Hualong pressurised water reac...

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Hydrogen for heat: fac...

Possible legislative changes to enable the delivery of a hydrogen grid conversion trial.

Possible legislative changes to enable the delivery of a hydrogen grid conver...

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Review of the Fraud Co...

This consultation seeks views on a proposed change to the Fraud Compensation Levy (FCL) ceiling for the levy year 2022 to 2023 onwards.

This consultation seeks views on a proposed change to the Fraud Compensation ...

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Domestic Renewable Hea...

Closure of the domestic Renewable Heat Incentive scheme to new applicants, and reforms to future-proof the scheme.

Closure of the domestic Renewable Heat Incentive scheme to new applicants, an...

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Single-use plastic ban

Share your views on a plan to ban the supply of single-use plastic items and polystyrene food and drink containers.

Share your views on a plan to ban the supply of single-use plastic items and ...

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Essex Bus Service Impr...

Share your views on the legal partnership between ECC and local bus operators to deliver a bus service improvement plan.

Share your views on the legal partnership between ECC and local bus operators...

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Creating a Road Collis...

This consultation seeks views on the creation of a dedicated body to investigate the causes of road traffic collisions.

This consultation seeks views on the creation of a dedicated body to investig...

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Traffic Regulation Ord...

Changes to parking on Broman’s Lane and East Road.

Changes to parking on Broman’s Lane and East Road.

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Potential Improvements...

Share your views on the government's proposed framework to improve implementation and enforcement of the EPC future target.

Share your views on the government's proposed framework to improve implem...

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Public Lending Right: ...

This consultation discusses the proposed rate per library loan for the 2020 to 2021 Public Lending Right scheme year.

This consultation discusses the proposed rate per library loan for the 2020 t...

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Active Travel Consulta...

Share your views on why and how you travel.

Share your views on why and how you travel.

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Making flexible workin...

Proposals to reform flexible working regulations (The Flexible Working Regulations 2014).

Proposals to reform flexible working regulations (The Flexible Working Regula...

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Clinical and healthcar...

Share your views on healthcare waste transfer stations and treatment of healthcare waste.

Share your views on healthcare waste transfer stations and treatment of healt...

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Supporting defence inf...

Proposed changes to two time-limited permitted development rights in the Town and Country Planning Order 201.

Proposed changes to two time-limited permitted development rights in the Town...

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Domestic abuse support...

Views sought on draft Statutory Guidance and the draft Statutory Instruments

Views sought on draft Statutory Guidance and the draft Statutory Instruments

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TRAF/7476 - Experiment...

Legal order for the Essex County Council trial permitting electric scooters to be used on cycle tracks/cycle lanes.

Legal order for the Essex County Council trial permitting electric scooters t...

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Proposals to issue gui...

This consultation seeks views on proposals to issue statutory guidance about the application of the Market Rent Only (MRO) provisions of the Pubs Code

This consultation seeks views on proposals to issue statutory guidance about ...

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Review of the Service ...

Potential changes to the SeRCOP and SEA to keep it fit for purpose.

Potential changes to the SeRCOP and SEA to keep it fit for purpose.

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Planning permission re...

Request to extend the weekday operational hours of the dry silo mortar plant at Stanway Quarry from 20:00 to 22:00.

Request to extend the weekday operational hours of the dry silo mortar plant ...

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Social care common ins...

Ofsted seeks your views on proposed changes to the way they carry out interim inspections of children’s homes.

Ofsted seeks your views on proposed changes to the way they carry out interim...

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Reforming how local au...

This consultation seeks views on proposals to reform how local authorities’ school improvement functions are funded.

This consultation seeks views on proposals to reform how local authorities’ s...

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Reforming the public h...

Proposals to place health security and health improvement into two distinct areas: the UK Health Security Agency and the Office of Health Promotion.

Proposals to place health security and health improvement into two distinct a...

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The Future Buildings S...

Share your views on changes to Part L (conservation of fuel and power) and Part F (ventilation) of the Building Regulations.

Share your views on changes to Part L (conservation of fuel and power) and Pa...

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Amendments to the Floo...

Share your views on the proposed amendments to the Flood Re Scheme.

Share your views on the proposed amendments to the Flood Re Scheme.

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Review of Traffic Comm...

Reviewing of the role, current duties, responsibilities, and staffing of the Office of the Traffic Commissioner.

Reviewing of the role, current duties, responsibilities, and staffing of the ...

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Review of 'Principles ...

Share your on a new draft guidance publication 'Principles for managing level crossing safety'.

Share your on a new draft guidance publication 'Principles for managing l...

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Consequential changes ...

Proposed consequential changes to existing permitted development rights.

Proposed consequential changes to existing permitted development rights.

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The COVID-19 vaccine i...

Making the vaccination a condition of deployment in older adult care homes.

Making the vaccination a condition of deployment in older adult care homes.

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New Energy Infrastructure

Views on revised energy National Policy Statements that support decisions on major energy infrastructure.

Views on revised energy National Policy Statements that support decisions on ...

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Future of transport re...

The consultation is seeking opinions and evidence from all those with an interest in what an innovative and flexible regulatory framework looks like.

The consultation is seeking opinions and evidence from all those with an inte...

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Future Regulatory Fram...

This consultation sets out the government’s proposals for adapting the UK regulatory framework for financial service.

This consultation sets out the government’s proposals for adapting the UK reg...

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Surveillance camera gu...

Proposed revisions to the surveillance camera code of practice to reflect changes in legislation.

Proposed revisions to the surveillance camera code of practice to reflect cha...

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Cat and Dog Microchipp...

Proposals for compulsory microchipping and scanning of dogs and cats in England.

Proposals for compulsory microchipping and scanning of dogs and cats in England.

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New guidance on safe u...

Updated guidance on the safe use of council buildings.

Updated guidance on the safe use of council buildings.

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UK hydrogen strategy c...

Setting out the approach to developing a thriving low carbon hydrogen sector in the UK.

Setting out the approach to developing a thriving low carbon hydrogen sector ...

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Traffic Regulation Ord...

Proposal to swop the location of a disabled badge holder and goods vehicle loading bay towards the east end of the High Street near St Nicholas House.

Proposal to swop the location of a disabled badge holder and goods vehicle lo...

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£15 million provided t...

Share your views on how to fairly allocate the £15 million provided to affected principal bodies.

Share your views on how to fairly allocate the £15 million provided to a...

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Amending the Renewable...

Share your views on the proposed altering of the Renewable Transport Fuels Obligation (RTFO).

Share your views on the proposed altering of the Renewable Transport Fuels Ob...

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Assessing new nuclear ...

Share your views on the Generic design assessment of General Nuclear System Limited UK Hualong pressurised water reactor (UK HPR1000)

Share your views on the Generic design assessment of General Nuclear System L...

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Contracts for Differen...

Share your views on a new Supply Chain Plan questionnaire for CfD applicants.

Share your views on a new Supply Chain Plan questionnaire for CfD applicants.

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Police and Crime Plan

Discussing the proposed priorities in the ‘Police and Crime Plan 2021-2024’.

Discussing the proposed priorities in the ‘Police and Crime Plan 2021-2024’.

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National Planning Poli...

Share your views on draft revisions to the National Planning Policy Framework and a new draft National Model Design Code.

Share your views on draft revisions to the National Planning Policy Framework...

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Flexi-job apprenticesh...

Share your views on the operational framework for flexi-job apprenticeship schemes.

Share your views on the operational framework for flexi-job apprenticeship sc...

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Heat network zoning

Share your views on Government’s proposals to identify and designate areas within which heat networks are the lowest cost and low carbon solution.

Share your views on Government’s proposals to identify and designate areas wi...

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Banning conversion the...

This consultation seeks views from individuals and organisations on proposals to ban conversion therapy.

This consultation seeks views from individuals and organisations on proposals...

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Proposals for changes ...

Proposals for changes to Gambling Commission fees from 1 October 2021

Proposals for changes to Gambling Commission fees from 1 October 2021

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Consultation for Walnu...

Invitation to review an Online Public Exhibition relating to the proposed new Walnut Tree Alternative Provision Academy, Colchester.

Invitation to review an Online Public Exhibition relating to the proposed new...

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Reforms to UK data pro...

The government is launching a consultation on reforms to create an ambitious, pro-growth and innovation-friendly data protection regime.

The government is launching a consultation on reforms to create an ambitious,...

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Formal consultation on...

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is consulting on its draft funerals order

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is consulting on its draft funera...

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Amendments to local au...

Share your views on changes to the local audit (appointing person) regulations 2015

Share your views on changes to the local audit (appointing person) regulation...

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Protect Duty

Share your views on how the Protect Duty can make the public safer at publicly accessible locations.

Share your views on how the Protect Duty can make the public safer at publicl...

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Essex County Council’s...

Tell us about your current broadband connectivity.

Tell us about your current broadband connectivity.

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Renewables Obligation ...

Options for addressing electricity supplier payment default under the Renewables Obligation (RO) support scheme.

Options for addressing electricity supplier payment default under the Renewab...

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Environmental permit c...

Environmental permit competence requirements and changes to technically competent manager attendance.

Environmental permit competence requirements and changes to technically compe...

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Business rates revalua...

2023 business rates revaluation certain assessments from local rating lists should be moved to the central list.

2023 business rates revaluation certain assessments from local rating lists s...

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Local Nature Recovery ...

How Local Nature Recovery Strategies should be prepared and what should be included?

How Local Nature Recovery Strategies should be prepared and what should be in...

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Local authority remote...

Share your views on local authorities to hold meetings remotely or in a hybrid format.

Share your views on local authorities to hold meetings remotely or in a hybri...

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Introduction of tenant...

Share your views on on its proposals for tenant satisfaction measures which are part of implementing changes to consumer regulation.

Share your views on on its proposals for tenant satisfaction measures which a...

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Guaranteed Minimum Pen...

Share your views on the proposed move from 3.5% per annum (pa) to 3.25%.

Share your views on the proposed move from 3.5% per annum (pa) to 3.25%.

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Waste Prevention Progr...

Share your views on the Waste Prevention Programme for England.

Share your views on the Waste Prevention Programme for England.

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Proposed St Marks Comm...

Take part in a webinar on the proposed St Marks Community Centre at the former site of Colchester Rugby Club.

Take part in a webinar on the proposed St Marks Community Centre at the forme...

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Water resources charge...

Consultation on charges for water resources abstraction and impounding licensing.

Consultation on charges for water resources abstraction and impounding licens...

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Low carbon electricity

Share your views on urther clarificatory and technical drafting changes to the Contracts for Difference Standard Terms and Conditions.

Share your views on urther clarificatory and technical drafting changes to th...

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Planning Reform Progra...

Review of the Nationally Significant Infrastructure Planning (NSIP) process and all its interactions

Review of the Nationally Significant Infrastructure Planning (NSIP) process a...

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Civil Service Pension ...

A draft Statutory Instrument covering the move to alpha and member contributions from 1 April 2022 for civil service pension scheme members.

A draft Statutory Instrument covering the move to alpha and member contributi...

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Residential Developmen...

The East of England Co-operative Society proposes to build a residential development and requests your views.

The East of England Co-operative Society proposes to build a residential deve...

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Community Health and W...

Health Education England (HEE) are scoping the workforce demand with employers.

Health Education England (HEE) are scoping the workforce demand with employers.

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Policing inspection pr...

Share your views on HMICFRS's proposed policing inspection programme for 2021 to 2022.

Share your views on HMICFRS's proposed policing inspection programme for ...

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Minimum Revenue Provision

Share your views on proposed changes to regulations to better enforce the duty of local authorities.

Share your views on proposed changes to regulations to better enforce the dut...

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Accounting Code of Pra...

Proposed amendments in the Code of Practice on Local Authority Accounting in 2022/23.

Proposed amendments in the Code of Practice on Local Authority Accounting in ...

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The A120-A133 Link Roa...

You can view the scheme proposals for the A120-A133 link road via our virtual exhibition.

You can view the scheme proposals for the A120-A133 link road via our virtual...

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Independent review of ...

The Government’s response to the independent review of administrative law.

The Government’s response to the independent review of administrative law.

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Business Rates Review

This consultation sets out how the government intends to give effect to a number of measures arising from its recent business rates review.

This consultation sets out how the government intends to give effect to a num...

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Review of The Highway ...

Proposal to amend The Highway Code to improve safety on motorways and high-speed roads.

Proposal to amend The Highway Code to improve safety on motorways and high-sp...

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Bringing pets into Gre...

Proposed changes to the rules on bringing pets into GB to sell, be rehomed or where there is a transfer of ownership.

Proposed changes to the rules on bringing pets into GB to sell, be rehomed or...

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Vaccinations in health...

Share your views on whether or not to extend vaccination requirements to other health and care settings for COVID-19 and flu.

Share your views on whether or not to extend vaccination requirements to othe...

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Changes to permitted d...

Proposed changes to the General Permitted Development Order for electronic communications development.

Proposed changes to the General Permitted Development Order for electronic co...

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