Consultation Hub

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

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Open Consultations

  • Presiding Officer Survey for 4 May 2023 Elections

    There are scheduled elections on Thursday 4 May 2023, in the polling station where you have previously worked as a Presiding Officer. We are looking to recruit Presiding Officers for these elections though there are some changes in the way we normally recruit due to the... More

    Closes 7 February 2023

  • Early Years Funding Formula for Financial year 2023 to 2024

    The Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) published the Early Years funding allocations for 2023/24 on 16 December 2022. This consultation covers the proposed Early Years funding rates for Cumberland Council and Westmorland and Furness Council from 1 st April 2023. ... More

    Closes 10 February 2023

Forthcoming Consultations

  • Allithwaite and Cartmel Neighbourhood Plan: Submission Consultation

    Allithwaite and Cartmel parish is preparing a Neighbourhood Plan. The Parish Council submitted its Neighbourhood Plan to the South Lakeland District Council in November 2022. We are now publishing the submission documents for a 6 week consultation that will run from Thursday 2 February to... More

    Opens 2 February 2023

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/

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