The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) are seeking views on proposals for new statutory guidance for local authorities to improve access to social housing for members of the Armed Forces community.
The deadline for responses is 8 March 2019.
Date: 13 March 2019
Location: Churchill Building, Handbridge Campus, University of Chester, Queen’s Park Road, Chester CH4 7AD
The Young Women’s Trust and the University of Chester invite you to their ‘Positive Action at Work?’ conference.
The Government has produced a January 2019 response (pdf) to the domestic abuse consultation and draft Domestic Abuse Bill.
The government has committed to introduce a Domestic Abuse Bill, which will provide a once-in-a generation opportunity to transform the response to this terrible crime.
The Department for business, energy and industrial strategy is seeking views on extending redundancy protection for women and new parents.
The deadline for responses is 5 April 2019.
The Ministry of Justice seek views to develop an evidence base which will inform revisions made to the Mental Capacity Act Code of Practice. The deadline for responses is 7 March 2019.
‘The government must accept that self-regulation of social media has failed’ says the January 2019 report from Petitions Committee on online abuse and the experience of disabled people.
The Work and Pensions Committee has announced a new inquiry, launched January 2019, into what the Government calls ‘natural migration’ – the process by which people claiming existing benefits move onto Universal Credit if they have a change in their circumstances. The deadline for submissions is 18 February 2019.
Date: 1 March 2019
Time: 9:30am – 5pm
Location: Tullyglass House Hotel, Ballymena
Cost: £95 (concessions available)
Do you employ European nationals? Are you worried about the impact of Brexit on your labour force?
Law Centre Network NI invite you to a half-day seminar which will equip employers with an understanding of what Brexit means for their workforce and how they can ensure a smooth transition for their EU employees when the UK leaves the EU on 29 March.
Find out more about the event.
The Office for Budget Responsibility have published their welfare trends report for 2019 (pdf), in January 2019.
This report focuses on disability benefits – payments that contribute to the extra costs associated with daily living and mobility for people with disabling conditions.
The Government Equalities Office (GEO) seeks information on the experiences and needs of people who have variations in sex characteristics.
The deadline for responses is 28 March 2019.