Current consultations

Why do we want your views?

Join almost 1,300 Gateshead residents signed up to our Viewpoint ONLINE panel and complete our latest survey about where you live, your views on the council, getting involved in the local area and waste and recycling services.

Start: 22 Jul 2016
Ends: 30 Sep 2016
Why do we want your views?

Over 60% of household electrical goods end up in landfill. We'd like to find out more about the waste electrical and electronic items you may have at home. There are still five £50 LOVE2SHOP vouchers up for grabs.

Start: 21 Jul 2016
Ends: 31 Aug 2016
Why do we want your views?

We would like your views on the quality and accessibility of open spaces like parks, play areas and nature reserves in Gateshead. The responses we receive will inform preparation of the Council’s policies on the amount, location and type of open spaces that are provided in Gateshead. At the end of the survey you can enter our prize draw with a chance to win a £50 intu Metrocentre voucher.

Start: 21 Jul 2016
Ends: 31 Aug 2016
Why do we want your views?

The Borough Council of Gateshead are proposing to implement a traffic regulation order in the Bensham Grove Area of Gateshead to intoroduce no waiting at any time restrictions and a 20mph speed zone.

Start: 20 Jul 2016
Ends: 12 Aug 2016
Why do we want your views?

The Borough Council of Gateshead proposes to make a traffic regulation order in the Team Valley Area to introduce waiting and parking restrictions.

Start: 20 Jul 2016
Ends: 12 Aug 2016
Why do we want your views?

This consultation presents a range of options for potential changes to Gateshead library service and aims to find out what impact these changes may have on you. The options impact on Crawcrook, Felling, Pelaw, Rowlands Gill and Whickham Libraries and the Mobile Library, however we want views from users of all libraries.   You can complete the questionnaire or you may want to attend one of the consultation sessions in libraries -  check dates for these events in your local library. 

Start: 18 Jul 2016
Ends: 08 Oct 2016
Why do we want your views?

Following a review we invite your comments on our proposal to revise the existing parking restrictions on Cotemede.

Start: 14 Jul 2016
Ends: 05 Aug 2016
Why do we want your views?

The Council proposes to extend the responsibilities of Gateshead  Behaviour Support Service (Millway Centre) to include the commissioned provision known as InLearning, currently provided by Gateshead Learning and Skills (Dryden Centre).

Start: 29 Jun 2016
Ends: 09 Sep 2016
Why do we want your views?

The Council gives notice that on 10th June 2016 it made the Borough Council of Gateshead (Footpath Blaydon 121) Definitive Map Modiciation Order 2016 to record the footpath onto the definitive map and statement of public rights of way.

Start: 17 Jun 2016
Ends: 03 Aug 2016
Why do we want your views?

Nexus is carrying out a public consultation to help them understand how people access public transport and what is important to them.  This will shape the future of public transport services that Nexus will provide on behalf of the Combined Authority.

Start: 06 Jun 2016
Ends: 01 Aug 2016