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This consultation seeks your views on proposed revised food standards in schools.
Launch Date: Thursday 6 March 2014
Closing Date: Wednesday 16 April 2014
Including the specification of acoustic performance to comply with the Building Regulations. This consultation seeks views on the draft Acoustic Performance standards for schools which will replace those given in Building Bulletin 93, Acoustic Design of Schools , published in 2003. These draft standards would provide the normal means of compliance with the Acoustic Requirement E4 on Acoustics in Schools of Part E of the Building Regulations and provide non-statutory guidance in support…
Launch Date: Wednesday 5 March 2014
Closing Date: Friday 16 May 2014
This consultation seeks views on amendments to statutory guidance and Regulations about: Fostering for Adoption, consideration of ethnicity when matching children with prospective adopters, placing siblings with an adoptive family, information to be provided about adoption support, the Adoption and Children Act Register and contact in respect of children in care and adopted children. We are also consulting on the revision to the second outcome in standard 13 of the adoption National Minimum Standards…
Launch Date: Friday 28 February 2014
Closing Date: Friday 11 April 2014
This Government is focused on breaking the cycle of disadvantage – where you start in life should not determine where you end up. Ending child poverty is an essential part of this vision. We firmly believe the way to end poverty is to tackle the root causes now and across generations so we can transform lives. We want to know what more can be done and how we can work together to end child poverty. Only by working together can we transform the lives of the poorest children in our society.…
Launch Date: Thursday 27 February 2014
Closing Date: Thursday 22 May 2014
We are seeking views on revised statutory guidance to reflect legislative changes to public and private family law orders.
Launch Date: Wednesday 12 February 2014
Closing Date: Wednesday 26 March 2014
The Independent Educational Provision in England (Prohibition on Participation in Management) Regulations We are holding a consultation on the proposed regulations governing the management of independent schools.
Launch Date: Friday 7 February 2014
Closing Date: Thursday 10 April 2014
This consultation invites comments on the new statutory guidance for supporting pupils at school with medical conditions in England.
Launch Date: Monday 3 February 2014
Closing Date: Friday 14 March 2014
Unaccompanied asylum seeking children and child victims of human trafficking are some of the most vulnerable children in the country. The local authority providing for their care has a duty to provide protection and support that meets the particular risks and needs they face. Because of the circumstances they have encountered, unaccompanied and trafficked children often have complex needs in addition to those faced by other looked after children. The special support required to address these needs…
Launch Date: Tuesday 28 January 2014
Closing Date: Tuesday 25 March 2014
This consultation sets out proposed changes to the regulations and guidance that govern the constitution of governing bodies in maintained schools and federations of maintained schools in England.
Launch Date: Monday 13 January 2014
Closing Date: Friday 14 March 2014
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