We want to give everyone who lives in County Durham, works here or comes to visit, the chance to help improve our services and influence the decisions we make. One way that we do this is through holding consultations.
Before making significant changes to any of our services we ask the public for their views. This helps us ensure our services meet the needs of our communities. For details on how we consult with people, please download our consultation and engagement strategy.
We are proposing to introduce 20mph part-time speed limits on the roads outside and around 33 schools in County Durham.
The closing date for comments is Friday 31 July 2015.
This consultation gives you the chance to have your say on a review of the licensing policy for taxis (hackney carriages and private hire vehicles).
The closing date for comments/surveys is Wednesday 26 August 2015.
We are consulting on the Draft Alcohol Harm Reduction Strategy 2015-2020 and you can have your say on the key objectives and the action we will take to reduce alcohol related harm.
The closing date for comments is Sunday 12 July 2015.
We work on a variety of planning schemes across the county and some of these applications require a consultation process. You can find:
When our consultations close, we analyse the information we receive and make decisions based on that information. Find out about previous consultations: