Consultation Hub

Welcome to "Have your say", Cumbria's consultation and engagement database. This site will help you find and participate in consultations that interest you.

Recently updated consultations are displayed below. Alternatively, search for consultations by keyword, postcode, interest etc.

Open Consultations

  • Questionnaire for Beaumont Parish Plan

    Our old Parish plan ran from 2013-2018 and so the time has come to renew it. A Parish Plan is a community-led plan with the following purposes: To set out a vision of what is important to the community To find out how to safeguard valued local features for the future To... More

    Closes 30 November 2020

  • Carlisle Citadels public consultation

    Local residents, businesses, students and visitors are again being given the opportunity to have their say on ambitious new proposals for a new campus for the University of Cumbria at the historic Citadels in Carlisle. More

    Closes 11 December 2020

  • Budget Consultation 2021-22

    Facing an uncertain financial future together Cumbria County Council has delivered savings of £273m during the last 10 years. This year the cost of dealing with COVID-19 has applied greater pressure on the council’s budget, and on our finite resources, as we battle to protect the... More

    Closes 5 January 2021

  • Penrith Town Council 'Have your Say' on how we engage with you

    Penrith Town Council believes that community engagement is the cornerstone of good local governance, and an integral component in how we conduct our affairs and how we reflect the expressed needs of our local community. ‘Having your Say‘ is a way of participating in what the Council does or... More

    Closes 31 January 2021

  • Penrith Town Council Community Feedback

    Penrith Town Council Officers and Councillors work as a team to deliver high quality services to the Penrith Community. We hope to get it right most of the time and would love to hear from you when we do. If we do sometimes get things wrong, or you feel our services are generally not up to... More

    Closes 31 January 2021

Closed Consultations

  • 2022-23 School Admission Arrangements for Community and Voluntary Controlled Schools

    All schools must have admission arrangements that clearly set out how children will be admitted, including the criteria that will be applied if there are more applications than places at the school. Admission arrangements are determined by admission authorities. Cumbria County Council (the local... More

    Closed 17 November 2020

  • School Funding Formula 2021-22

    National Funding Formula A national funding formula was introduced for schools from 2018-19 and as in previous years in 2021-22 local authorities will continue to decide, following consultation with their schools and Schools Forum, whether this formula is applied or a locally... More

    Closed 13 November 2020

  • Cumbria Alcohol and Drugs Treatment and Recovery Services Survey

    Cumbria County Council recognises the importance of preventing and reducing drug and alcohol related harm. Effective alcohol and drug treatment and recovery services have a wide range of positive results, including improved health and wellbeing of individuals and families, safer communities, and... More

    Closed 8 November 2020

  • Shaping our Future: South Lakeland Local Plan 2040: Early Engagement Short Survey

    What is the Local Plan Review? South Lakeland District Council is beginning a review of the Local Plan for South Lakeland, which applies to the areas of the district outside of the National Parks. Our Local Plan carefully considers the housing and the economic growth that our area needs... More

    Closed 16 October 2020

  • BT Payphone Removal Consultation 2020

    BT are currently running a 90 day consultation in respect to the potential removal or ‘adoption’ of BT payphone kiosks across South Lakeland. If you have any comments on one of the identified payphones in your local area, the Council would appreciate your input. Specifically whether... More

    Closed 11 October 2020

We Asked, You Said, We Did

Here are some of the issues we have consulted on and their outcomes. See all outcomes

We asked

About the cycle route from Pelter Bridge to Grasmere

You said

Please see Consultation report

We did

Next steps identified in the consultation report

We asked

How do carers of adults in Cumbria view information and support services for carers

You said

Please see attached reports for the results

We did

At this stage the specifications for this service are under development

We asked

What the public thought about building a BMX Track on Silloth Green

You said

A resounding 'yes'

We did

Build it. Formal opening 14th December 2013/