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 establishing a new single enforcement body for employment rights

The Government consults on the case for a new single labour market enforcement body, as part of its commitment under the Good work plan to extend state enforcement of workers' rights.

6 October 2019

Consultation on sexual harassment in the workplace

The Government consults on measures to improve protection from sexual harassment at work.

2 October 2019

Consultation on transparency in supply chains

The Government consults on measures to increase compliance with the legislation on transparency in supply chains and improve the quality of the information reported.

17 September 2019

Call for evidence on fire safety regulation in workplaces

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

31 July 2019

Consultation on implementation of £95,000 cap on exit payments for public-sector workers

The Government consults on its plans for implementing a cap on exit payments for most public-sector workers in England, Wales and Scotland. The cap means that exit payments will be limited to £95,000 for staff in the civil service, local government, NHS and police.

3 July 2019

Call for evidence on violence and abuse towards shop staff

The Government launches a call for evidence on violence and abuse towards staff working in retail.

28 June 2019

Low Pay Commission consults on national minimum wage

Updated to include a reference to the response to the consultation via the Low Pay Commission's 2019 report on the national minimum wage.

7 June 2019

Consultation on off-payroll working rules (IR35) for the private sector from April 2020

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

28 May 2019

Consultation on confidentiality clauses

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

29 April 2019

Consultation on extending redundancy protection for pregnant women and new parents

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

5 April 2019

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