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

  • 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

    Closes 11 October 2020

  • South Lakeland Call for Sites 2020: Housing and Employment Sites

    South Lakeland District Council is starting a review of its Local Plan which will involve reviewing sites that are currently allocated for development. Information about the Local Plan review can be found on our website . This Call for Sites exercise will inform two key pieces of evidence... More

    Closes 16 October 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

    Closes 16 October 2020

  • Shaping our Future: South Lakeland Local Plan 2040: Discussion Paper 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

    Closes 16 October 2020

  • 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 October 2020

Closed Consultations

  • Local Authority Scheme for Financing Schools

    As reported to the Cumbria Schools Forum on 3rd July, some revisions to the Cumbria LA Scheme for Financing Schools are required. Any changes that are made to the LA Scheme for Financing Schools must be consulted with all maintained schools before being approved by the Schools Forum. ... More

    Closed 17 July 2020

  • Council tax hardship scheme consultation 2020

    The Council collects Council tax from the majority of homes in the district. There is a Council Tax Reduction Scheme to reduce the amount payable in certain circumstances, but there are occasions when the Council Tax Reduction Scheme may not apply or where there would still be hardship in making... More

    Closed 28 June 2020

  • The Citadels Public Consultation

    Find out more about the ambitious plans to improve the Historic Citadels and surrounding areas. The Citadels are a major gateway into the city and are a key part of the history and identity of Carlisle. As part of the Borderlands Inclusive Growth Deal, £50 million of funding has... More

    Closed 4 June 2020

  • Busher Walk Service Road, Kendal - proposed traffic safety measures

    Cumbria Highways has prepared statutory consultation for a proposed One-way traffic flow and the No Waiting At Any Time restriction (double yellow lines) for Busher Walk Service Road, Kendal. The consultation and advertising period is from Thursday 19 th March 2020 up to and including Thursday... More

    Closed 9 April 2020

  • Statutory Consultation Daltongate and Thomas Way Proposed "No Waiting at Any Time" and "No Waiting at Any Time No Loading/Unloading At Any Time"

    The County Council has been requested, by Councillor James Airey, to design and consult upon a safety scheme encompassing Daltongate, Ulverston for consultation and advertising from Thursday 19th March 2020. I am writing to inform you of the proposals and to allow you to comment or object... More

    Closed 9 April 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/