Current consultations

Why do we want your views?

Consultations on traffic calming and transport are ongoing throughout the year. For further information and to view the latest transport consultations please click on the ‘More’ button below.

Start: Ongoing
Ends: Ongoing
Why do we want your views?
A deferred payment is a way to ensure that people do not have to sell their home in their lifetime to pay for their residential care costs. We are proposing to charge people to cover the cost of the deferred payment agreement so that the scheme is sustainable in future. We need your views to help us understand the impact of the proposal.
Start: 20 Nov 2015
Ends: 15 Jan 2016
Why do we want your views?

The North East Combined Authority wants to seek views on the proposed Devolution Agreement between Government and the North East. The Agreement to devolve powers, funding and responsibilities to the region will change the way in which decisions will be made in the future about transport, investment, funding, skills training, business support, housing and strategic planning.

Start: 09 Nov 2015
Ends: 30 Nov 2015
Why do we want your views?
We've set out plans to regenerate brownfield land and create up to 2,000 new homes near the Metrocentre. We would like your views on our MetroGreen Area Action Plan (AAP) Options Report, which sets out options for the location of housing and commercial development and key infrastructure such as water and roads.

Start: 09 Nov 2015
Ends: 21 Dec 2015
Why do we want your views?

We have published a statutory notice of a proposal to discontinue Additional Resourced Mainstream SEN provision for children with complex needs at St Wilfrid's RC Primary School. We welcome any comments on the proposal.

Start: 04 Nov 2015
Ends: 03 Dec 2015
Why do we want your views?

Gateshead Council continues to face some of the biggest financial challenges in its history. We have some tough choices to make on the future of council services. We want your views to help us make the right choices for Gateshead.

Start: 03 Nov 2015
Ends: 30 Dec 2015
Why do we want your views?

We are progressing our Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL), a charge that Local Authorities can choose to make on new developments in their area. Following consultation, we adjusted the approach to CIL, and we are now consulting on a draft charging schedule and updated draft Regulation 123 list of infrastructure.

Start: 26 Oct 2015
Ends: 07 Dec 2015
Why do we want your views?

It is proposed to implement a 20mph Zone in the residential streets highlighted on the attached plans.

The scheme will involve new signage and the introduction of no waiting at any time restrictions (Double yellow lines) on Elysium Lane.


Start: 27 Nov 2015
Ends: 18 Dec 2015