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Contains 123 resources


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Policy Alert - Queen's Speech 2019

  • Dataset
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 14/10/2019
Description

This Policy Alert includes announcements from the Queen's Speech 2019 plus implications for Nottingham.

Places: Nottingham City

Housing Policy Update - 2019

  • Dataset
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 11/07/2019
Description

This Policy Alert gives an overview of the issues facing the housing market and the recommendations of three recent reports.

Places: Nottingham City

Clean Air Strategy 2019

  • Dataset
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 11/07/2019
Description

This briefing summarises the Government’s ‘Clean Air Strategy 2019’ and implications for Nottingham. It includes comments and suggestions for further reading.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Local Elections 2019

  • Dataset
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 30/05/2019
Description

This Policy Alert gives an overview of the Local and Mayoral Elections which took place in England on 2nd May 2019. Particular focus is given to the election in Nottingham City.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Government Waste Strategy

  • Dataset
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 13/03/2019
Description

The Policy Alert gives an overview of the Government's recent Waste Strategy, possible implications and reaction from experts.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Autumn Budget 2018

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 29/10/2018
Description

Policy Alert detailing the Budget delivered on the 29th of October 2018

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Social Housing Green Paper

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 22/08/2018
Description

This briefing outlines the main points of the Government¿s Green Paper on social housing.

Places: Nottinghamshire, Nottingham City

Policy alert - Autumn 2017

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 23/11/2017
Description

An overview of the autumn 2017 budget.

Places: Other

Policy Alert - Autumn Budget 2017

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 23/11/2017
Description

A briefing detailing all of the major announcement from the Chancellor's Autumn Budget 2017, plus reaction and implications for Nottingham.

Places: Nottinghamshire, Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Queens Speech 2017

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 22/06/2017
Description

This Policy Alert gives a brief overview of the announcements from the Queen's Speech 2017, plus reaction and implications.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Election 2017

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 09/06/2017
Description

Policy Alert - Election 2017

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Housing white paper

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 05/04/2017
Description

Policy Alert - Housing white paper

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Brexit

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 29/03/2017
Description

Policy alert dealing with Brexit.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Look Ahead March-May 2017

  • Unknown content
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/03/2017
Description

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Industrial Strategy

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/03/2017
Description

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Policing and Crime Bill & Prison Safety and Reform White Paper

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 09/01/2017
Description

This Policy Alert gives a brief overview of the Policing and Crime Bill and the Prison Safety and Reform White Paper, along with other related reports and legislation.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Autumn Statement 2016

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 24/11/2016
Description

The Chancellor, Philip Hammond, has delivered the Government¿s Autumn Statement for the financial year 2016/17. This Policy Alert sets out the headlines from the Chancellor¿s statement and summarises some relevant commentary.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Autumn Party Conferences 2016

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 13/10/2016
Description

This Policy Alert contains information relating to the key announcements from the 2016 autumn conferences for the main English political parties.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - EU Referendum Result June 2016

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 24/06/2016
Description

Analysis of the EU Referendum Result

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Queens Speech 2016

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 19/05/2016
Description

Includes details of all Bills included in the Queen's Speech plus potential impact for Nottingham and its citizens.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - May 2016 - Local Elections 2016

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 10/05/2016
Description

A Policy Alert detailing the results of the 2016 Local & Police & Crime Commisioner elections

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Education and Adoption Act 2016 and other policy papers

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 04/05/2016
Description

A Policy Alert covering the main points from the Education and Adoption Act 2016

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Culture White Paper

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 04/05/2016
Description

A briefing detailing the main points from the Culture White Paper.

Places: Nottingham City

We have published a Policy Alert on the Cities and Local Government Devolution Act

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 29/03/2016
Description

We have published a Policy Alert on the Cities and Local Government Devolution Act 2016

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Budget 2016

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 17/03/2016
Description

Policy Alert detailing the Budget delivered on the 16th March 2016

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Autumn Statement and Comprehensive Spending Review 2015

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 26/11/2015
Description

The Chancellor, George Osborne, delivered the Autumn Statement and Comprehensive Spending Review on 25th November 2015. This Policy Alert summarises the main announcements and looks at the implications for Nottingham

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Party Conferences Autumn 2015

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 03/11/2015
Description

This Policy Alert gives a brief overview of some of the key announcements made by the main political parties during their 2015 autumn conferences.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Welfare Reform and Work Bill

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 16/10/2015
Description

This Policy Alert looks at the Welfare Reform and Work Bill 2015/16 and covers comments submitted by interested parties to the Bill Committee's call for evidence as well as potential implications of the Bill for the Council and local citizens

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Summer Budget 2015

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 09/07/2015
Description

This Policy Alert sets out the headlines from the "Summer" Budget 2015 and covers some comment following the Chancellor¿s announcement.

Places: Other

Policy Alert Queens Speech - 2015

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 28/05/2015
Description

This Policy Alert covers the 2015 Queen's Speech which summarises the Government's legislative agenda for the coming Parliamentary session. It includes a summary of national comment and some potential implications for Nottingham.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - General Election and local elections 2015

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 11/05/2015
Description

This Policy Alert provides information on the outcomes of the General Election and local elections which took place on 7th May 2015.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Budget 2015

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 19/03/2015
Description

Policy Alert detailing the Budget delivered 18 March 2015.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Anti-Social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 02/12/2014
Description

This Policy Alert sets out the main clauses of the Anti-Social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014 which gained Royal Assent in March 2014

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Local Devolution - Roundup

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 11/11/2014
Description

This Policy Alert summarises some of the recent developments around the local devolution agenda.

Places: Other

Policy Alert - Child Poverty Strategy 2014-2017

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 04/11/2014
Description

In June 2014 the Coalition published the Child Poverty Strategy 2014-17. This is the second Child Poverty Strategy published by the current Government. This Policy Alert covers: ¿Key proposals from the Child Poverty Strategy 2014-2017 ¿Implications for Nottingham ¿Comments from key commentators ¿The State of the Nation report 2014

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Local and EU Elections 2014

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 27/05/2014
Description

Provides an overview of both the local and European elections held on the 22nd May 2014.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Offender Rehabilitation Bill & Probation Reforms 2014

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 03/02/2014
Description

Policy Alert detailing the provisions included within the Offender Rehabilitation Bill and proposed changes to probation services.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Care Leaver Strategy

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 06/01/2014
Description

A summary of the Government's Care Leaver Strategy published in October 2013, with a Nottingham context.

Places: Other

Policy Alert - Spending Round 2015-16

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 28/06/2013
Description

This Policy Alert summarises the Government's Spending Round announcement and details some comment and reaction.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Queens Speech 2013

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 13/05/2013
Description

This Policy Alert highlights the Bills that are particularly pertinent to Nottingham City Council and partner organisations. However, it will be some time before the detail emerges on most of the key Bills.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Heseltine Report

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 30/04/2013
Description

This Alert summarises the key points of the report, the Government¿s response and comments from the local government perspective. This Alert focuses on the recommendations regarding Nottingham and Local Enterprise Partnerships

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert Care and Support Funding Reform

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 15/02/2013
Description

On 13 February 2013 the Government announced a new funding model for adult social care, based on the recommendations of the Dilnot Commission.

Places: Other

Policy Alert Coalition Mid-Term Review

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 09/01/2013
Description

On 7th January 2013 the Government published its Mid-Term Review which provides a progress update on commitments in the Coalition Programme for Government and also sets out plans for future policy initiatives.

Places: Other

PA/12/10 Chancellors Autumn Statement

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 05/12/2012
Description

The Chancellor George Osborne delivered the Autumn Statement on 5 December 2012, giving an update on the state of the economy and responding to the latest analysis from the independent Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR).

Places: Nottingham City

PA/12/09 Policy Alert - Election Results 15 November 2012

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 19/11/2012
Description

This Alert covers the results of the first elections held to appoint 41 new Police & Crime Commissioners across England (outside London) and Wales. We also look at the results of the first Mayoral Election in Bristol, and at three Parliamentary by-elections.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/12/08 Adult Social Care update

  • Other
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 12/07/2012
Description

This briefing sets out key messages from three Government papers realting to adult social care. It includes brief comments on the proposals, set within the Nottingham context.

Places: Nottingham City

Putting Victims First - White Paper

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/06/2012
Description

The Government has published the White Paper Putting Victims First in response to the Home Office consultation More effective responses to antisocial behaviour which suggested simplifying and improving the range of tools that police and other agencies have to tackle anti-social behaviour (ASB). This Alert sets out the key messages and some implications for Nottingham.

Places: Other

PA/12/06 Queens Speech 2012

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 10/05/2012
Description

This Alert covers the Queen's Speech to Parliament on 9th May 2012, outlining her Government's legislative programme for the next session of Parliament.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/12/05 2012 Referenda and elections

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 08/05/2012
Description

This Alert covers the results of the referenda and elections held on 3rd May 2012. There were mayoral referenda in Nottingham and ten other cities, local elections in England and for the London Assembly, and mayoral elections in London, Liverpool and Salford.

Places: Other

PA/12/04 After the Riots Report

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 05/04/2012
Description

Following the disturbances in English towns and cities in August 2011, Darra Singh was appointed by the Prime Minister, Deputy Prime Minister and Leader of the Opposition to head up the Riots Communities and Victims Panel to investigate the causes of the riots and consider what could be done to build greater social and economic resilience in communities. This is Policy Alert about the Panel's final report.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/12/03 Budget 2012

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 21/03/2012
Description

The Chancellor George Osborne has delivered the Budget for financial year 2012/13. The Budget sets out the Government's overall direction for the public finances.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/12/02 Local Government Finance Bill

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/03/2012
Description

The long-awaited Local Government Finance Bill has been published and is currently making its passage through Parliament. The Bill sets out the most significant reforms to local authority funding in decades.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/12/01 Public Health Outcomes Framework

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/02/2012
Description

This week the Department of Health (DH) published Improving outcomes and supporting transparency, a public health outcomes framework for England 2013-16. This is a significant document for local authorities, as the Government wants them to take responsibility for the public health in their area. The proposals in the framework are dependant on the provisions in the Health and Social Care Bill, which is still making its way through Parliament.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/28 Best Value Statutory Guidance

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 23/12/2011
Description

In September 2011, the Government published new statutory guidance on Best Value, which is a duty on local authorities to secure continuous improvement in the way in which their functions are exercised.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/27 Localism Act 2011

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 23/12/2011
Description

The Localism Act received Royal Assent on 15th November 2011. This Policy Alert focuses on changes that have been made to the legislation as it went through Parliament and gives more detail on how the Act may impact Nottingham. An expected timetable for implementation is also included. A Policy Alert covering the main elements of the Localism Act was published in December 2010, when the legislation was first introduced to Parliament. It is recommended that the December 2010 Alert is read alongside this paper.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/26 Housing Strategy

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 29/11/2011
Description

On the 21st November 2011, the Government published Laying the Foundations: A Housing Strategy for England. This sets out the Government's plans to reinvigorate the housing market and dramatically increase the level of house building.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/25 Chancellors Autumn Statement

  • Report
  • published by Other on 29/11/2011
Description

The Chancellor George Osborne delivered the Autumn Statement on 29 November 2011, giving an update on the state of the economy and responding to the latest analysis from the independent Office for Budget Responsibility (OBR).

Places: Nottingham City

Health policy update

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 04/11/2011
Description

Much has happened in the health policy arena over recent months. This Policy Alert summarises the progress of the Health and Social Care Bill through Parliament, health developments in Nottingham and recent publications from the Department of Health (DH).

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/24 Boundary Commission review

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 21/09/2011
Description

The Government is committed to reducing the number of parliamentary constituencies and standardising their size. The Boundary Commission for England launched its review earlier this year, and has now published its initial proposals for new Parliamentary constituencies in England.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert- Equality Act- Public Sector Equality Duty

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 08/08/2011
Description

The new public sector equality duty was first introduced in the 2010 Equality Act. It requires public bodies to consider all individuals when carrying out their day to day work. The duty covers the protected characteristics of race, disability, gender, age, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity and religion and belief. It has two specific parts. The first is the 'general equality duty' which applies to any organisation delivering public services and the second includes the 'specific equality duties' which apply to certain public authorities. This Alert outlines the key messages and considers some implications for Nottingham.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert Phase 1 Local Government Resource Review

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 05/08/2011
Description

On 18th July the Government published proposals for phase 1 of the Local Government Resource Review (LGRR) and launched a consultation on these proposals. The proposals set out the core components for a business rate retention system and how Tax Incremental Financing will operate within this retention system. This Alert looks at the key messages and implications for Nottingham.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert Draft National Planning Policy Framework

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 05/08/2011
Description

On 25th July, the Government published its draft National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) on which it is seeking views by 17th October 2011. This Alert looks at the key messages and implications for Nottingham.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/19 Government Response to Munro Review of Child Protection

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 18/07/2011
Description

The Government published its response to Professor Eileen Munro's review of child protection on 13th July 2011.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/16 Early Intervention- Smart Investment, Massive Savings

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 18/07/2011
Description

On 4th July 2011 Graham Allen (MP for Nottingham North) published his second report on Early Intervention. The report focuses on how Early Intervention programmes can be funded from within existing public resources, the non-governmental sector and private investors.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/18 Open Public Services White Paper

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 12/07/2011
Description

The Government has published its long awaited White Paper on Open Public Services. The Government believes that the a new approach to delivering public service is urgently needed to improve standards and end what it calls the "top down, take-what-you-are-given" model of public services. It wants to see greater diversity in the provision of public services from the private, independent, voluntary and community sectors.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/17 Dilnot Report - Funding Adult Social Care

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 12/07/2011
Description

The Commission on Funding Care and Support was asked by the Government to conduct a review into how to achieve a fair, affordable and sustainable system for funding adult social care in England. Economist Andrew Dilnot, Chair of the Commission, presented the report's findings on 4th July 2011.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/15 Elections 2011

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 09/05/2011
Description

This Alert covers the results of the local elections held on 5th May 2011 in Nottingham City, the Nottinghamshire Districts, Derby City, Leicester City and the other Core Cities; mayoral elections held in Leicester City and Mansfield District; the Parliamentary by-election in Leicester South; and the national referendum on the Alternative Vote system.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/14 Child Poverty Strategy

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 28/04/2011
Description

The Child Poverty Strategy, 'A new Approach to Child Poverty: Tackling the Causes of Disadvantage and Transforming Families' lives', was launched on 5th April 2011 by the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, Iain Duncan Smith. The Strategy was published by two Government departments: the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) and the Department for Education (DfE). This Alert outlines the key messages and considers some implications for Nottingham.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/13 Government Social Mobility Strategy

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 11/04/2011
Description

On 5th April 2011, the Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg, announced the publication of Opening Doors, Breaking Barriers: a Strategy for Social Mobility. The Strategy defines social mobility as "a measure of how free people are to improve their position in society".

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/12 Plan for Growth

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 05/04/2011
Description

The Government's economic policy objective is to achieve strong, sustainable and balanced growth that is evenly shared across the country and between industries. To outline how this will be achieved, The Plan for Growth was published alongside the Budget 2011. This builds upon the outcomes of the Growth Review, which was launched in November 2011 to look at ways Government departments could support growth. This Policy Alert provides an overview of the Plan for Growth and summarises some implications for Nottingham

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/08 Policy Alert - SEN and Disability Green Paper

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 24/03/2011
Description

Support and Aspiration: a New Approach to Special Education Needs and Disability was published on 9th March 2011 by the Department for Education. The consultation runs to the 30th June 2011. It is the most wide ranging proposal for change in this area for 30 years. This Policy Alert gives the key messages and implications for Nottingham.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/11 Policy Alert - Budget 2011

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 23/03/2011
Description

The Chancellor George Osborne has delivered the Budget for financial year 2011/12. The Budget sets out the Government's overall direction for the public finances, including headline expenditure over the next Spending Review period (2011-15). This Policy Alert looks at the announcements.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/10 Policy Alert - Local Government Resource Review

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 23/03/2011
Description

On 17th March the Government launched a review of local government resources. The review focuses mainly on the redistribution of business rates. This Policy Alert gives details of the review and highlights some implications for Nottingham.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/08 Wolf Report

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 18/03/2011
Description

This Policy Alert summarises the Wolf Report, provides some comment and notes the key implications for Nottingham. Professor Alison Wolf, Professor of Public Sector Management at King's College London, was asked by the Government to conduct a review into how to improve vocational education for 14-19 year olds and promote successful progression into the labour market and into higher education and training. She published her report on 3rd March. The review considered all formal qualifications with vocational content for the 14-19 year age group and makes 27 recommendations. The Government has said it will implement four of the recommendations immediately and is likely to accept most of the others.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/07 Government Tourism Strategy

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 08/03/2011
Description

On 4th March the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) published the Government Tourism Policy. Tourism is one of the UK's six biggest industries, it is the third highest export earner and provides 1.36 million jobs (4.4% of all employment). The policy sets out a strategy to grow the tourism industry and create new jobs, focused on three key goals.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/06 Policy Alert Trade White Paper

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 18/02/2011
Description

The Government has prioritised trade and investment as a key element of national economic policy and considers it crucial in helping to rebalance the sub-national economic geography of the UK. To outline how this will be achieved, the Government published the White Paper Trade and Investment for Growth which sets out the UK's trade and investment strategy.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/05 Policy Alert Police, Licensing, ASB and Sentencing Reform

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 18/02/2011
Description

Over the past few months there have been a number of key policy developments in relation to tackling crime. We have brought all these together into one Policy Alert which outlines the key messages and the implications for Nottingham. The documents are covered by this Alert.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/04 Policy Alert Education Bill

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 08/02/2011
Description

The Education Bill was introduced into the House of Commons on 26th January 2011 and was due to have its Second Reading on 8th February 2011. This Policy Alert outlines the key messages of the review and the implications for Nottingham

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert Health and Social Care Bill

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 25/01/2011
Description

The Health and Social Care Bill is a crucial part of the Government's vision for modernising the NHS. The Bill was presented to Parliament on 19th January 2011, setting out a radical restructure of the health system in England. This Policy Alert summarises the key proposals in the Bill and the implications for Nottingham. It also includes a summary of two recent Government health consultations, which both close on 31st March 2011

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/03 Policy Alert Early Intervention- the Allen Review

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 25/01/2011
Description

Graham Allen, MP for Nottingham North, has published the first report of his independent review of early intervention. This Policy Alert outlines the key messages of the review and the implications for Nottingham

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert- The Foundation Years

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 10/01/2011
Description

An independent review by Frank Field MP on Poverty and Life Chances was published on the 3rd December 2010. This was commissioned by the Prime Minister in June 2010 to examine the best ways to reduce poverty and increase life chances for the most disadvantaged. This Policy Alert outlines the key points from the review.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert Localism Bill

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 15/12/2010
Description

The Localism Bill was presented to Parliament on 13th December. This was announced by Eric Pickes as heralding "a ground-breaking shift in power to councils and communities". This Policy Alert gives an overview of the Government proposals and implications for Nottingham.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert- Public Health White Paper - Healthy Lives, Healthy People

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 07/12/2010
Description

On Tuesday 30 November 2010, the Secretary for State of Health, Andrew Lansley, launched Healthy Lives, Healthy People: Our strategy for public health in England. This White Paper expands on the Government's proposals for public health originally set out in Equity and Excellence: Liberating the NHS. This Alert notes the Government proposals, timescales, and gives some implications for Nottingham.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert Social Housing Consultation

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 02/12/2010
Description

On 22 November 2010, the Government launched Local decisions: a fairer future for social housing. This consultation sets out the Government's intention to change the legislation governing the way social housing is allocated. The consultation closes on 17 January 2011. This Policy Alert summarises the key Government proposals and their implications for Nottingham.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert Schools White Paper

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 02/12/2010
Description

The Importance of Teaching, The Schools White Paper 2010 was published on 24th November 2010 by the Department for Education. This Policy Alert gives the key messages and implications for Nottingham

Places: Nottingham City

Vision for Adult Social Care

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 26/11/2010
Description

On Tuesday 16 November, the Care Services Minister Paul Burtsow launched Equity and Excellence: Capable Communities and Active Citizens, a Vision for Adult Social Care. The vision is framed around seven principles, which are outlined in this Policy Alert. The Alert then notes the timescales, the Transparency in Outcomes consultation which accompanies the vision document, and gives some implications of the vision for Nottingham.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Universal Credit- welfare that works

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 12/11/2010
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert Sub National Growth White Paper

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 04/11/2010
Description

The Government has published Local Growth: Realising Every Place's Potential, also known as the Sub-National Growth White Paper. The paper sets out Government's vision for the economic development including local enterprise partnerships (LEPs), the Regional Development Agency (RDA) transition, the Regional Growth Fund (RGF) and reform of the planning system.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert - Spending Review

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 20/10/2010
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert Equality Act

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/10/2010
Description

This is a summary of the Equality Act of Parliament, which introduced a unifying framework that applies to discrimination, harassment and victimisation on grounds of disability, gender and race, and six other characteristics: age, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, religions or belief, and sexual orientation. Its main provisions come into force from 1st October 2010.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert 1008- Big Society

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 11/08/2010
Description

The Coalition Government has launched the Big Society, their civil society programme. This gives an overview of the programme and key changes.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert Crime and Community Safety Consultation

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 30/07/2010
Description

The Home Office has published a public consultation on reforms to policing in the document Policing in the 21st Century: Reconnecting the police and the people. The consultation will run until 20 September 2010, and the Government hopes that many of the proposals will feature in the Police Reform and Social Responsibility Bill to be published in the autumn.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert Spending Review Framework

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 15/07/2010
Description

The Spending Review Framework is a key Coalition document which sets out the process for formulating spending priorities in preparation for the Comprehensive Spending Review (CSR) on 20th October 2010 and plans to cut the budgetary deficit. The framework is aimed at reducing the cost of operational delivery as well as challenging departments and local government to change the way they deliver services.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert Health White Paper

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 12/07/2010
Description

The Government has unveiled a White Paper on reform of the healthcare system to take place over the term of the current Parliament. This briefing gives an overview of the paper.

Places: Nottingham City

Budget June 2010

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 22/06/2010
Description

This Alert sets out the measures contained in the 'emergency' Budget June 2010, a brief overview of the responses from other political parties, and an analysis of some implications for Nottingham. Links to further reading are also provided.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/10/03 - Queens Speech

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 26/05/2010
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert- Election 2010

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 10/05/2010
Description

This Alert gives an overview of the election 2010, and what it meant for Nottingham, in the regional and Core City context

Places: Nottingham City

Policy Alert- Budget 2010

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 24/03/2010
Description

This Alert sets out the measures contained in the Budget 2010, a brief overview of the responses from other political parties, and an analysis of some implications for Nottingham. Links to further reading are also provided.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/07/09 - Pre-Budget Report

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 10/12/2009
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/06/09- Queens Speech

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 18/11/2009
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/05/09 Policy Alert - Adult Social Care Green Paper

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 21/07/2009
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/04/09 - 2009 Local and EU Elections

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/07/2009
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/03/09 - Budget 2009

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 22/04/2009
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/02/09 - Duty to Involve

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 17/04/2009
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/01/09 - Comprehensive Area Assessment- Framework

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 20/03/2009
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/12/08 - Queens Speech

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/12/2008
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/08/08 - A Framework for Regeneration

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/08/2008
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/06/07 Police Reform Green Paper

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/08/2008
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/05/08 Communities in Control- real people, real power

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/07/2008
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/03/08 Empowering Communities

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/03/2008
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/02/08 Local Gov & Public Involvement in Health Act

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/02/2008
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/01/08 Representing the Future- Councillors Commission Report

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/02/2008
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/11/07 - National Indicators for Local Authorities & Partnerships- Consultation on definitions

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/12/2007
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/10/07 Comprehensive Spending Review Headlines

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/10/2007
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/09/07 Incentives for Housebuilding Councils

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/10/2007
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/08/07 Every Child Matters Update

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/09/2007
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/07/07 10 Year Youth Strategy for England

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/08/2007
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/06/07 Rail White Paper

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/07/2007
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/05/07 Housing Green Paper

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/07/2007
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/04/07 Crime Reduction

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/07/2007
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/03/07 Leitch review of skills - government response

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/07/2007
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/02/07 Freud review of welfare - government response

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/07/2007
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City

PA/01/07 Sub-national Review of Economic Development and Regeneration

  • Report
  • published by Nottingham City Council on 01/07/2007
Description

Policy Alerts provide a range of succinct, 'Nottingham-centric' information and analysis on key national policy developments.

Places: Nottingham City