Consultations- Closed

Summaries of consultations on legislative change.

This tool:

  • 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.

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Closed Consultations Closed Date

Consultation on measures to reform non-compete clauses

The Government consults on restricting the use of non-competition, restrictive covenants, to foster business innovation.

26 February 2021

Consultation on extending the ban on exclusivity clauses

The Government consults on extending the ban on exclusivity clauses in contracts of employment.

26 February 2021

Call for evidence on ethnic disparities and inequality

The Government launches a call for evidence on ethnic disparities and inequality.

30 November 2020

Call for evidence on barriers to progression at work

The Government launches a call for evidence on the barriers to progression at work, particularly for certain types of workers.

20 November 2020

Consultation on reforming local government exit pay

The Government consults on the impact of reforms on exit pay for local government workers.

9 November 2020

Consultation on reforms to fire safety rules

The Government consults on wide-ranging reforms to fire safety rules for buildings in England. This includes proposals to amend the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005, which sets out fire safety rules for non-domestic premises, including workplaces.

12 October 2020

Consultation on supporting veterans' transition to civilian life through employment

The Government consults on its proposals to introduce a 12-month national insurance contributions relief scheme for employers of veterans.

5 October 2020

Call for evidence on tackling disguised remuneration tax avoidance

The Government launches a call for evidence on tackling disguised remuneration tax avoidance schemes.

30 September 2020

Call for evidence on workplace support for those affected by domestic abuse

Updated to include a reference to the Government's response to the consultation.

9 September 2020

Call for evidence on the shortage occupation list

The Government calls for evidence from the Migration Advisory Committee in relation to the inclusion of medium-skilled migrant workers on the UK shortage occupation list.

24 June 2020

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