Consultation responses

The Commission has responded to a number of consultations issued by goverment departments and other agencies.

Please also see consultation responses specific to Scotland.

January 2016

Response to Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS): Fulfilling our potential. Teaching Excellence, Social Mobility and Student Choice.

December 2015

EHRC written evidence to the Women and Equalities Committee Inquiry to inform Government strategy on reducing the gender pay gap, focusing on policies aimed at reducing the pay gap for women aged over 40.

November 2015

Response to Law Commission: Mental Capacity and Deprivation of Liberty consultation (PDF | Word)

October 2015

Response to Ministry of Justice and HM Courts and Tribunal Services: Proposal on the provision of court and tribunal estate in England and Wales

Response to the Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing (MIPAA) questionnaire.

September 2015

Response to Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS): Consultation on targeting funding for disabled students in higher education from 2016/17 onwards 

Response to the three higher education funding bodies in England, Wales and Northern Ireland: Future approaches to quality assessment in higher education in England, Wales and Northern Ireland 

Response to the Government Equalities Office Consultation: Closing the Gender Pay Gap

Women and Equalities Select Committee Transgender Equality Inquiry: Response to call for written evidence.

March 2015

Response to Department of Health: The Care Act 2014 : Consultation on draft regulations and guidance to implement the cap on care costs and policy proposals for a new appeals system for care and support

January 2015

Response to The Home Office and The Rt. Hon Lynne Featherstone MP: Introducing mandatory reporting for FGM

November 2014

Response to DCLG's consultation paper on amending planning policy for Gypsy and Traveller sites.

October 2014

Response to the Investigatory Powers Review Call for Evidence.

August 2014

Response to The College of Policing review of existing Authorised Professional Practice (APP) in all aspects of detention and custody

Response to the Care Act 2014 regulations and guidance consultation

July 2014

Response to the National Audit Office's consultation on civil legal aid reform

May 2014

Response to Care Quality Commission consultation on its human rights approach.

Response to Consultation -Independent Police Complaints Commission Draft guidance on police post-incident management

April 2014

Response to the UN Committee on the Rights of the Child

February 2014

Response to Consultation - Privacy and Security Inquiry

Response to Consultation - New offence of ill-treatment or wilful neglect.

Response to Consultation - Deportation with assurances: call for evidence.

January 2014

Response to Consultation: Introducing Fundamental Standards: Consultation on proposals to change CQC registration regulations

Last Updated: 15 Jan 2016