Consultations

Consultation on Bus Subsidy Reform

This consultation paper seeks views on how the subsidy proposals set out in Green Light for Better Buses are to be implemented.

Mode/topic: Roads

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 13 September 2012

Type: Formal writtenStatus: Open Closing date: 12 November 2012

Consultation on the implementation of EU Regulation (EC) 392/2009

This consultation seeks views on the UK’s draft Statutory Instrument that transposes Regulation (EC) 392/2009.

Mode/topic: Shipping, Legislation, UK shipping industry

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 16 August 2012

Type: Formal writtenStatus: Open Closing date: 28 September 2012

EU Regulation 181/2011 concerning bus and coach passenger rightsConsultation on how this regulation will be applied in Great Britain.

Consultation concerning how EU Regulation 181/2011 will be applied in Great Britain.

Mode/topic: Roads, Access for disabled people, Legislation, Public transport

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 18 July 2012

Type: Formal writtenStatus: Open Closing date: 11 October 2012

Future of the Vehicle Identity Check (VIC) scheme

The Department is seeking to determine the future of the VIC scheme and whether the scheme is fit for purpose.

Mode/topic: Roads

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 17 July 2012

Type: Formal writtenStatus: Open Closing date: 22 October 2012

Consultation of revision of DfT's Speed Limit Circular

Reissue of guidance on setting local speed limits to take account of recent changes to the signing regime, to expand the section on 20mph zones and limits.

Mode/topic: Roads, Local authorities, Road management, Road safety

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 13 July 2012

Type: OtherStatus: Open Closing date: 5 October 2012

Draft Aviation Policy Framework

This document sets out our draft sustainable framework for UK aviation (referred to as the “Aviation Policy Framework”).

Mode/topic: Aviation, Air traffic, Airport

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 12 July 2012

Type: Formal writtenStatus: Open Closing date: 31 October 2012

Personal Independence Payment and eligibility for a Blue Badge

Consultation about the effect changes to welfare reform will have on eligibility for a Disabled Person’s Parking Permit, or Blue Badge.

Mode/topic: Roads, Access for disabled people

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 9 July 2012

Type: Formal writtenStatus: Open Closing date: 2 October 2012

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Taxi and private hire services

Consultation published by the Law Commission regarding taxis and private hire vehicles.

Mode/topic: Roads

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 10 May 2012

Type: Cross-governmentStatus: Open Closing date: 10 September 2012

Consultation on the implementation of EU Regulation (EC) 392/2009

This consultation seeks views on the UK’s draft Statutory Instrument that transposes Regulation (EC) 392/2009.

Mode/topic: Shipping, Legislation, UK shipping industry

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 16 August 2012

Type: Formal writtenStatus: Open Closing date: 28 September 2012

Personal Independence Payment and eligibility for a Blue Badge

Consultation about the effect changes to welfare reform will have on eligibility for a Disabled Person’s Parking Permit, or Blue Badge.

Mode/topic: Roads, Access for disabled people

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 9 July 2012

Type: Formal writtenStatus: Open Closing date: 2 October 2012

Consultation of revision of DfT's Speed Limit Circular

Reissue of guidance on setting local speed limits to take account of recent changes to the signing regime, to expand the section on 20mph zones and limits.

Mode/topic: Roads, Local authorities, Road management, Road safety

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 13 July 2012

Type: OtherStatus: Open Closing date: 5 October 2012

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Targeted consultation on a proposed amendment to the Renewable Transport Fuel Obligations Order 2007 (as amended) - civil penalties

The Government is proposing to amend the Renewable Transport Fuel Obligations Order 2007.

Mode/topic: Roads, Sustainable travel

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 25 July 2012

Type: Formal writtenStatus: Closed Closing date: 4 September 2012

Stopping Up and Diversion Orders: Reform of the Application Process for Local Highways

This consultation details proposals to simplify the process of applying for the stopping up and diversion of a highway.

Mode/topic: Roads, Legislation, Local authorities, Road management

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 16 July 2012

Type: Formal writtenStatus: Closed Closing date: 24 August 2012

InterCity East Coast franchise consultation

Consultation to seek views from stakeholders on the minimum requirements the Government should set in the InterCity East Coast franchise specification.

Mode/topic: Rail, Rail passenger franchises

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 26 June 2012

Type: Formal writtenStatus: Closed Closing date: 18 September 2012

South Eastern Franchise Consultation

This consultation document is seeking stakeholder views on the new South Eastern rail franchise, which is due to begin in April 2014.

Mode/topic: Rail, Rail passenger franchises

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 21 June 2012

Type: Formal writtenStatus: Closed Closing date: 13 September 2012

The abolition of the Disabled Persons Transport Committee (DPTAC)The best option for successor arrangements, should DPTAC be abolished

We are inviting views from all those with an interest on what successor arrangements should be put in place if DPTAC is abolished.

Mode/topic: Aviation, Rail, Roads, Shipping, Access for disabled people, Legislation, Public transport

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 14 June 2012

Type: OtherStatus: Closed Closing date: 14 September 2012

Changes to the treatment of penalties for careless driving and other motoring offences

A consultation on changes to the treatment of penalties for careless driving and other motoring offences.

Mode/topic: Roads, Road safety

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 14 June 2012

Type: OtherStatus: Closed Closing date: 5 September 2012

Consultation on the combined Thameslink, Southern and Great Northern franchise

Consultation regarding the the combined Thameslink, Southern and Great Northern franchise.

Mode/topic: Rail, Rail passenger franchises

Publisher: Department for Transport Published date: 31 May 2012

Type: Formal writtenStatus: Closed Closing date: 14 September 2012

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