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Consultation on licensing of privately rented homes in some areas of the county
Published February 17, 2020 2.30pm
We are proposing to introduce selective licensing into the county to help to improve the standard of privately rented properties.
Consultation on making County Durham a safer place
Published February 14, 2020 5.00pm
We want your views on how we intend to keep County Durham a safe place to live, work and visit.
Consultation on health and wellbeing in County Durham
Published February 14, 2020 5.00pm
This consultation gives you the chance to have your say on how we will improve health and wellbeing services across County Durham.
The future of the former Easington Colliery School site
Published January 15, 2020 9.00am
We want your views on the future of the Easington Colliery School site and the potential for its demolition.
Consultation on alcohol licensing in Durham City
Published November 08, 2019 5.00pm
Have your say on whether we should introduce a policy which limits licensed premises in the city.
Street Work Permit Scheme consultation
Published November 07, 2019 5.00pm
We are looking at introducing a single permit scheme for streetworks on our roads and footpaths. The scheme will be statutory and will mean that companies carrying out works on roads and footpaths must have a permit before carrying out any work.
Climate emergency consultation
Published October 31, 2019 5.00pm
We are committed to tackling climate change but needed your help. We wanted your views - what can we do in County Durham, what can we as a council do and what can you do?
Consultation on Durham bus station
Published October 25, 2019 8.16am
We want your views on new designs for Durham City Bus Station. We want to make sure that the designs we have developed are fit for purpose, suitable for all users and that they meet previous consultation feedback considerations and priorities.
Consultation on the site of the former King James School, Bishop Auckland
Published August 20, 2019 10.46am
We wanted your views on the proposed change to the former King James' School Foundation Trust to allow the trustees to look at alternative uses for the building.
Consultation on the Health Visiting and School Nursing Service
Published August 13, 2019 3.00pm
This consultation gave you the chance to have your say on the review of our Health Visiting and School Nursing Service.
Durham History Centre phase 2 consultation
Published July 28, 2019 5.00pm
Have your say on our exciting plans for Mount Oswald Manor House.
20mph part-time speed limit consultation 2019
Published July 26, 2019 9.00am
We are consulting on proposals to introduce 20mph speed limits on roads in the vicinity of schools that have been identified as having the highest risks to pedestrians taking into account accident rates, vehicle speeds and the number of pedestrians crossing.
Consultation on support for SEND and young people who need support to stay in education
Published July 16, 2019 3.33pm
Around one in six children and young people in County Durham have special educational needs or a disability (SEND) and some young people need extra support to stay in education. We wanted your views on how we spend our money to help them.
Long Term Empty Property Council Tax Premium consultation
Published July 15, 2019 9.00am
We reviewed our policy relating to council tax charges for empty properties and wanted your views on proposals which would see the premium charge increased for long term empty properties. We are now able to provide feedback from the 523 responses received.
Have your say on polling districts and places
Published July 01, 2019 10.30am
Give us your feedback on any aspect of polling districts and / or polling places currently used.
Durham 2035 - a vision for County Durham
Published June 20, 2019 9.00am
To develop a vision for County Durham 2035, residents, communities, businesses and special interest groups have taken part in extensive consultation to consider and discuss the future of the County. Now we wanted your views on the Vision document itself.
Consultation on the Commissioning Strategy for People with Learning Disabilities
Published June 04, 2019 1.40pm
This consultation gives you the chance to have your say on how we will design, develop or buy services for people with learning disabilities.
Consultation on Horden Masterplan options
Published June 04, 2019 9.00am
We wanted views of the communities of Horden to help us develop a masterplan for the numbered streets in Horden village. The masterplan will look at the needs of local people, particularly with housing and facilities.
Consultation on our Statement of Licensing Policy
Published May 03, 2019 5.00pm
This consultation gives you the chance to have your say on the review of our Statement of Licensing Policy which we must update every five years by law.
Traffic sensitive streets review
Published May 03, 2019 10.00am
This consultation gives you the chance to have your say on a review of the streets in County Durham that are designated as traffic sensitive.