Summaries of consultations on legislative change.

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  • Summarises each consultation and provides easy access to the document for you to view the proposals in full.
  • Provides links to the government response to the consultation when this becomes available.
Closed Consultations Closed Date

Call for evidence on returning to work after time out for caring

The Government has launched a call for evidence seeking views on barriers to returning to work after taking time out of the workplace due to caring responsibilities.

22 October 2017

Consultation on draft guidance for contracts with data processors under the GDPR

The Information Commissioner's Office consults on draft guidance that explains how organisations can comply with the enhanced rules in relation to contracts with data processors under the General Data Protection Regulation.

10 October 2017

Consultation on caste discrimination

The Government consults on caste discrimination.

18 September 2017

Consultation on Vento bands

The Presidents of the Employment Tribunals consult on Vento band guidelines to assist employment tribunals to determine the appropriate compensation for injury to feelings.

25 August 2017

Call for evidence on electronic balloting for industrial action

The Government launches a call for evidence on electronic balloting as part of its independent review into alternative methods of balloting for industrial action.

14 July 2017

Call for evidence on taxation of employee expenses

The Government has launched a call for evidence to improve its understanding of the use of income tax relief for employees' business expenses.

10 July 2017

Low Pay Commission consults on national minimum wage

The Low Pay Commission consults on the national minimum wage to assist it in compiling its report for the Government on future upratings of the national minimum wage.

7 July 2017

European Commission consultation on whistleblower protection

The European Commission consults on strengthening the protection for whistleblowers at EU level.

29 May 2017

Consultation on new enforcement powers for the Certification Officer

The Government consults on new financial penalties that the Certification Officer may impose on a trade union that breaches its statutory obligations.

21 May 2017

Consultation on reforms to defined-benefit pension schemes

The Government consults on reforms to defined-benefit pension schemes.

14 May 2017

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