Merton Council

Home Home Merton Adult Education Home Home Jobs in children's social care Home Merton Means Business Home Wandle Valley Low Carbon Zone Home Safeguarding Children Board

Heading

Completed Consultations and Feedback


Pages:  1 2 3 4 5 6 ... End->>  :-  Total results: 257
Consultation run by: Environment & Regeneration
Start: 01 Feb 2017
Ends: 31 Jul 2017
Why do we want your views?

Survey to gather user feedback on the Parking Permit On-line System

Consultation run by: Environment & Regeneration
Start: 01 Feb 2017
Ends: 31 Jul 2017
Why do we want your views?

Survey to gather user feedback on the Penalty Charge Notice On-line System.

Kingston Council
Start: 19 Jun 2017
Ends: 17 Jul 2017
Why do we want your views?

Consultation for a new 1.2km (0.75 mile) walking and cycling path from New Malden to Raynes Park forms one of 10 new schemes being developed as part of the Go Cycle programme in Kingston.

Department of Transport
Start: 02 Feb 2017
Ends: 25 May 2017
Why do we want your views?

The government believes that the need for additional capacity in the south-east of England is best met by a new north-west runway at Heathrow Airport.

The planning policy framework which the applicant for a north-west runway at Heathrow Airport would have to comply with in order to get development consent is set out in the draft Airports National Policy Statement.

The government is seeking your views on the draft Airports National Policy Statement.

If you have questions about the consultation please call on 0800 689 4968.

London Councils
Start: 15 Mar 2017
Ends: 05 Apr 2017
Why do we want your views?

The contracts for both the Taxicard and Dial-a-Ride services are up for renewal and London Councils may make changes in the future that could affect you.

For example, the service could change to use more black taxis and fewer private hire vehicles, or it could change to use more private hire vehicles and fewer black taxis.

Changes to the service may also impact upon the cost to you (or the number of trips available) availability of vehicles, waiting times and the nature of the service e.g. upgrading from a “kerb-to-kerb” to a “door-to-door” service.

To help design the new contract, London Councils want to know what you think of your current service and how you think certain changes could affect you. We need your views by Wednesday 5 April

Consultation run by: Boundary Commission for England
Start: 28 Feb 2017
Ends: 27 Mar 2017
Why do we want your views?

The Boundary Commission for England (BCE) is asking the public to help shape plans to change Parliamentary constituency boundaries as it opens its second consultation.

Following a decision by Parliament to reduce the number of constituencies in the UK to 600 from 650, and to ensure that the number of electors in each constituency is equal, the BCE has been asked to make independent recommendations about where the boundaries of English constituencies should be.

An initial 12-week consultation was held in the autumn last year, giving the public the first chance to view and comment on the BCE’s plans. Almost 20,000 responses were received, which have now been published as part of the second consultation. The second consultation is an opportunity to comment on what others have said ahead of new proposals in late 2017.

Merton Clinical Commissioning Group
Start: 08 Feb 2017
Ends: 20 Mar 2017
Why do we want your views?

Merton CCG is required to make the best use of an annual budget to keep people in the borough of Merton well. 

During 2016/17 we have worked hard to find savings of £7.3m. Pressures on expenditure will continue to increase in 2017/18 and it's expected that the CCG will need to find at least another £13m of savings to bring the CCG back into financial balance and provide for cost increases and greater patient demand next year. This is a substantial financial challenge for a CCG of our size. 

To ensure that we live within our means in future and that everyone in Merton has equal access to operations; and that only treatments which offer value to our population are commissioned we are considering some changes to local healthcare.

Consultation run by: Corporate Services
Start: 26 Jan 2017
Ends: 10 Mar 2017
Why do we want your views?

The Equality Act 2010 requires local authorities to publish equality objectives every four years. The draft equality strategy for 2017-21 outlines the London Borough of Merton's six equality objectives and the outcomes that we want to achieve to reduce inequality and foster good relations between different groups of people.

If you would like to comment on the draft strategy please complete the questionnaire below.  Please click on the following link to access the draft strategy:

http://www.merton.gov.uk/council/plansandpolicies/equality-strategy.htm

Consultation run by: Environment & Regeneration
Start: 01 Dec 2016
Ends: 27 Jan 2017
Why do we want your views?

We are seeking comments on Merton’s draft basement and subterranean planning guidance which will be a chapter of the Design Supplementary Planning Document (SPD)        

The document provides guidance on existing development planning policies, such as Sites and Policies Plan DM D2 Design considerations in all developments part (b) Basement and subterranean development, planning guidance and regulations that apply in reference to basement developments in Merton. The guidance does not introduce new development planning polices or review existing Local Plan policies.  

The guidance should be used to inform planning applications within Merton that propose a new basement development or an extension to an existing basement development.

Consultation run by: Environment & Regeneration
Start: 01 Dec 2016
Ends: 27 Jan 2017
Why do we want your views?

We are seeking comments on Merton’s draft shop front planning guidance which will be part of the Design Supplementary Planning Document (SPD).

Merton’s shop front planning guidance is part 8 of the Design Supplementary Planning for the borough. Part 8 is designed to be a useful guide for shop owners, developers and building owners wanting to undertake work to shop fronts and signs. It also gives guidance for new-built retail units. It provides practical information about how to assess a shopfront, maintenance and how to make a planning application. The planning guidance includes a planning application tool which can be used to assist an applicant to make a shop front planning application.

Consultation run by: Environment & Regeneration
Start: 28 Nov 2016
Ends: 27 Jan 2017
Why do we want your views?

Merton Council is calling on people living and working in Merton to choose their priorities on how a share of just over £500,000 could improve their community over the next two years.  We are asking you to have your say by completing the short survey.

Consultation run by: Children, Schools & Families
Start: 07 Nov 2016
Ends: 20 Jan 2017
Why do we want your views?

From July to September 2016 we consulted with service users and stakeholders to gain feedback on our proposals for the future of our service

This consutation document provides an analysis of the responses received and goes on to set out our service plan for the future

Consultation run by: Community & Housing
Start: 18 Oct 2016
Ends: 31 Dec 2016
Why do we want your views?

Families in Merton are being encouraged to have their say on childhood obesity by completing a short survey. The survey from the Healthy London Partnership provides a unique opportunity for residents to get involved in addressing an important issue.

The Great Weight Debate survey asks if people are aware of the extent of childhood obesity in London, factors they think contribute to childhood obesity and seeks their ideas on how children and families could lead healthier lives.

The Great Weight Debate survey can be completed online at:

www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/GWD2016

 

For more information about the Great Weight Debate, visit:

gethealthy.london/greatweightdebate

Consultation run by: Community & Housing
Start: 07 Dec 2016
Ends: 23 Dec 2016
Why do we want your views?

This consultation for Merton's First World War heritage project, Carved in Stone, is an important element of the final project evaluation. Several groups of stakeholders will be asked for feedback on their experience relating to the project during the course of the last 22 months.

This survey is for all individuals who have interacted with the project. This includes all manners of interaction, though mainly this will be: event attendees, interviewees, individuals from partner groups / organisations and volunteers.

Consultation run by: Environment & Regeneration
Start: 05 Sep 2016
Ends: 09 Dec 2016
Why do we want your views?

Every year Safer Merton carries out a Strategic Assessment which looks at all community safety issues in the borough.  As part of this process, a survey is conducted to find out the community's concerns in relation to crime, disorder, anti-social behaviour, and drugs and alcohol.

The results of the survey are combined with an examination of all the crimes that have happened in Merton in order to help set the Community Safety Partnership priorities for the following year.

Consultation run by: Boundary Commission for England
Start: 13 Sep 2016
Ends: 05 Dec 2016
Why do we want your views?

The Boundary Commission for England is conducting a review of parliamentary constituencies and needs your help.

The UK Parliament has decided to reduce the number of constituencies, and therefore MPs, from 650 to 600. In England, the number of constituencies will reduce from 533 to 501.

The Boundary Commission for England is the independent and impartial body that is considering where the boundaries of the new constituencies should be.We must report to Parliament in September 2018.

In undertaking the 2018 Review, we rely heavily on evidence from the public about their local area. Though we have to work within the tight electorate thresholds outlined above, we seek to recommend constituency boundaries that reflect local areas as much as we can.

Consultation run by: Environment & Regeneration
Start: 10 Nov 2016
Ends: 30 Nov 2016
Why do we want your views?

Consultation of attendees of Wimbledon and Morden Park fireworks 2016

Consultation run by: Corporate Services
Start: 09 Sep 2016
Ends: 04 Nov 2016
Why do we want your views?

Since 2010 the government funding received by councils has reduced by more than 40%. In Merton we have tightened our belts and reduced our spending in all service areas so that we can live within our means. We have also raised charges where we can, and will continue to use our reserves where available to slow down some of the impact of the cuts.

We want to know what you think about the challenge we face and what choices we should be making.

Why do we want your views?

Each year the Government makes changes to the legislation that governs the calculation and award of the prescribed Council Tax Support (CTS) Scheme for pensioners and Housing Benefit (HB). These changes affect several aspects of these awards and Merton has a commitment to keep the local CTS scheme for non-pensioners aligned to the Government’s schemes. This ensures there are little or no differences between the prescribed scheme and Housing Benefit and the local CTS scheme and residents will get broadly the same CTS as they would have done if Council Tax Benefit still existed. We are consulting on two options relating to updating the scheme. You can have your say by clicking on the 'Take Part' link below.

To find out more about the proposals, please visit our Council Tax Support page

Consultation run by: Children, Schools & Families
Start: 15 Jul 2016
Ends: 15 Sep 2016
Why do we want your views?

We want to support Merton’s families by providing access to a range of services from pregnancy up until the age of 5 when they start school.

So that we can best deliver the results we want for children and their families and make the very best use of our resources, we need to rethink and reshape how we will support young children and families in the future.

This consultation outlines our Proposed Principles for the future delivery of services and we would like to invite you to share your thoughts on them with us.

Pages:  1 2 3 4 5 6 ... End->>  :-  Total results: 257