Consultations

HM Coastguard proposals for modernisation

Consultation on proposals for Coastguard modernisation.

Mode/topic: Shipping, UK Search and Rescue, UK shipping industry

Publisher: Marine and Coastguard Agency Published date: 14 July 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Open Closing date: 6 October 2011

Better regulation for aviation security

This consultation seeks views on modernising the way we regulate aviation security.

Mode/topic: Aviation, Airport, Aviation safety, Security and resilience

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 14 July 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Open Closing date: 7 November 2011

City of Liverpool cruise terminal: Turnaround operations consultation on proposal to withdraw DfT objection to removal of a grant condition

At present City of Liverpool Cruise Terminal is subject to a grant condition which precludes its use for turnaround cruise operations.

Mode/topic: Shipping

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 7 July 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Open Closing date: 15 September 2011

Carriage of Dangerous Goods: Approved Derogations and Transitional Provisions

The Secretary of State for Transport, in his role as the competent authority in Great Britain (GB), the Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) and the Department of Justice in NI (DOJNI), as the competent authorities in NI, may grant certain exemptions from the requirements and prohibitions relating to the transport of dangerous…

Mode/topic: Roads, Freight, Legislation, Rail safety, Road safety

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 4 July 2011

Type: InformalStatus: Open Closing date: 30 August 2011

Dartford-Thurrock river crossing charges consultation

A consultation concerning revising the charges at the Dartford-Thurrock river crossing.

Mode/topic: Roads, Road management

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 30 June 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Open Closing date: 23 September 2011

Consultation on amending Regulation 8 of the Local Authorities' Traffic Orders (Exemptions for Disabled Persons) (England) Regulations 2000

The consultation seeks views on amending one aspect of the legislation which covers the Blue Badge parking concessions.

Mode/topic: Roads, Access for Disabled People, Parking

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 28 June 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Open Closing date: 8 August 2011

ATOL reform consultation

This consultation details possible reforms to the Air Travel Organisers’ Licensing (ATOL) scheme and seeks stakeholder views.

Mode/topic: Aviation, Legislation

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 23 June 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Open Closing date: 15 September 2011

All open consultations...

Public Bodies Bill – Disabled Persons Transport Advisory Committee (DPTAC): Seeking Views and evidence with regard to potential successor arrangements

Consultation on the possible successor arrangements to the Disabled Persons Transport Advisory Committee

Mode/topic: Access for Disabled People

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 7 June 2011

Type: InformalStatus: Open Closing date: 21 July 2011

Fees for HGV and PSV testing and operator licensing for 2011

Consultation concerning fees for HGV and PSV testing and operator licensing for 2011.

Mode/topic: Roads, Vehicles

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 16 June 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Open Closing date: 28 July 2011

Consultation on amending Regulation 8 of the Local Authorities' Traffic Orders (Exemptions for Disabled Persons) (England) Regulations 2000

The consultation seeks views on amending one aspect of the legislation which covers the Blue Badge parking concessions.

Mode/topic: Roads, Access for Disabled People, Parking

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 28 June 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Open Closing date: 8 August 2011

Carriage of Dangerous Goods: Approved Derogations and Transitional Provisions

The Secretary of State for Transport, in his role as the competent authority in Great Britain (GB), the Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI) and the Department of Justice in NI (DOJNI), as the competent authorities in NI, may grant certain exemptions from the requirements and prohibitions relating to the transport of dangerous…

Mode/topic: Roads, Freight, Legislation, Rail safety, Road safety

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 4 July 2011

Type: InformalStatus: Open Closing date: 30 August 2011

Public Consultation on the future design of the National Travel Survey

Consultation on design of National Travel Survey asking for suggestions on methodology, reducing size of questionnaire and ways of lowering costs.

Mode/topic: Aviation, Rail, Roads

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 9 June 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Open Closing date: 5 September 2011

ATOL reform consultation

This consultation details possible reforms to the Air Travel Organisers’ Licensing (ATOL) scheme and seeks stakeholder views.

Mode/topic: Aviation, Legislation

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 23 June 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Open Closing date: 15 September 2011

City of Liverpool cruise terminal: Turnaround operations consultation on proposal to withdraw DfT objection to removal of a grant condition

At present City of Liverpool Cruise Terminal is subject to a grant condition which precludes its use for turnaround cruise operations.

Mode/topic: Shipping

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 7 July 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Open Closing date: 15 September 2011

Dartford-Thurrock river crossing charges consultation

A consultation concerning revising the charges at the Dartford-Thurrock river crossing.

Mode/topic: Roads, Road management

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 30 June 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Open Closing date: 23 September 2011

HM Coastguard proposals for modernisation

Consultation on proposals for Coastguard modernisation.

Mode/topic: Shipping, UK Search and Rescue, UK shipping industry

Publisher: Marine and Coastguard Agency Published date: 14 July 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Open Closing date: 6 October 2011

Better regulation for aviation security

This consultation seeks views on modernising the way we regulate aviation security.

Mode/topic: Aviation, Airport, Aviation safety, Security and resilience

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 14 July 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Open Closing date: 7 November 2011

All consultations closing soon...

Call for Evidence: NATS Government share ownership

Call for evidence on whether the Government should sell all, part or none of its 49% shareholding in NATS, formerly the National Air Traffic Services

Mode/topic: Aviation, Air Traffic

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 8 June 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Closed Closing date: 6 July 2011

Red Tape ChallengeRoad transport theme

Consultation for all road users, businesses, and local authorities on rules and regulations they would like scrapped or simplified

Mode/topic: Roads, Legislation, Road management

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 23 May 2011

Type: Cross-governmentStatus: Closed Closing date: 17 June 2011

Alternatives to travel: a call for evidence - guidance document and questionnaire

Call for views on alternatives to travel — home and remote working, tele-conferencing, flexitime etc – which reduces number of commuting and business trips

Mode/topic: Aviation, Rail, Roads, Shipping

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 6 April 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Closed Closing date: 31 May 2011

Public consultation on implementing EC Regulation 1071/2009 rules concerning the occupation of road transport operator

Consultation on new rules on road transport operator licensing, part of a new EC Regulation

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 4 April 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Closed Closing date: 20 May 2011

Consultation on the possibility of allowing an increase in the length of articulated lorries

Consultation on the potential impact of increasing the length of articulated lorries while maintaining the 44 tonne weight limit

Mode/topic: Roads, Freight, Road safety

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 30 March 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Closed Closing date: 21 June 2011

Proposals to amend the CDG and Use of Transportable Pressure Equipment Regulations 2009

Consultation on amendments to the movement of transportable pressure equipment, part of the EU Directive on the Carriage of Dangerous Goods

Mode/topic: Freight

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 22 March 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Closed Closing date: 17 May 2011

Consultation on the implementation of the transport elements of the Renewable Energy Directive

Consultations on implementing the EU directive which requires that 10% of energy used in UK transport should come from renewable sources by 2020.

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 10 March 2011

Type: FormalStatus: Closed Closing date: 2 June 2011

All closed consultations...