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Communities consultations

We regularly respond to Government consultations to help shape the future development of national policy and ensure that the views of Cornwall are heard.

There were no responses for 2016 for this category.

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Below is a list of responses from earlier years. To request a copy of the text please contact

  • Supporting a stronger Civil Society - views on how central government can best play a role to support building infrastructure in the voluntary and community sector. It aims to end top-down initiatives that filter spending through multiple layers, and help to make the support received more relevant, simpler to obtain and in keeping with the agenda for the Big Society.
  • Community Right to Buy/Build and challenge - views on proposals under the Localism Bill to assist community groups in purchasing assets of community value, influence local development and take over the running of local authority services.
  • Equality and Human Rights Commission Strategic Plan - views on the commission's strategic plan for 2009-2012
  • Office of National Statistics consultation on the future of the Census, December 2013
  • Updating the English Indices of Deprivation, December 2014
  • BBC Charter Review, October 2015
  • VCSE Review: discussion paper on the challenges and solutions to  better investment in an partnership with the VCSE sector, November 2015