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Featured Consultations

Open Consultations

  • Dudley Road - Phase 3 Barford Estate - Traffic Regulation Order consultation

    Following a public consultation in November 2020 for the wider Dudley Road scheme, the city council took on board comments from members of the public and included these within a revised design for the Barford estate area. This revised design was consulted on in Autumn 2021. This... More

    Closes today

  • Birmingham Health and Wellbeing Board Public Question Submission

    The role of the Birmingham Health and Wellbeing Board is to build strong and effective partnerships to improve the commissioning and delivery of services across the NHS and local government l eading to improved health and wellbeing for local people. The Board welcome lines of questioning... More

    Closes 30 June 2022

  • Moseley Road & Alcester Road bus priority Traffic Regulation Order consultation

    Transport for West Midlands , part of the West Midlands Combined Authority and Birmingham City Council are working together to improve the bus network across Birmingham, helping to make bus travel more attractive by reducing journey times, improving reliability and making bus travel safer.... More

    Closes 6 July 2022

  • School Organisation Baskerville 2022 (SOT-10173)

    Proposal to Make Changes to Baskerville School: Birmingham City Council is consulting on a statutory proposal to make the following change to the school, a foundation school located at Fellows Lane, Harborne, Birmingham B17 9TS : to increase the number of pupil... More

    Closes 7 July 2022

  • School Organisation The Pines 2022 (SOT-10186)

    Proposal to Make Changes to The Pines School: Birmingham City Council is consulting on a statutory proposal to make the following change to the school, a foundation school located at Marsh Hill, Erdington, Birmingham B23 7EY : The number of pupil places being offered... More

    Closes 7 July 2022

Closed Consultations

  • Peer Mentorship Programme - Training sessions

    Thank you for enrolling in the Peer Mentorship Programme. We would now like you to select your training session. The training sessions will be allocated on first come first serve basis. If your selected option is under or over capacity, we will do our best to place you in a session that suits... More

    Closed 26 June 2022

  • Birmingham Parent Survey regarding Tax-Free Childcare

    Thank you for your interest in this online survey. This survey is being carried out by Birmingham City Council. Why are you doing a survey? We would like to hear about your understanding and views regarding the Tax Free Childcare scheme rolled out by HMRC in 2017. ... More

    Closed 24 June 2022

  • Birmingham Provider Survey regarding Tax-Free Childcare

    Thank you for your interest in this online survey. This survey is being carried out by Birmingham City Council. Why are you doing a survey? We would like to hear about your understanding and views regarding the Tax Free Childcare scheme rolled out by HMRC in 2017. ... More

    Closed 24 June 2022

  • Tangmere Drive - proposed controlled pedestrian and cycle crossing

    As part of the Better Streets Community Fund scheme , Birmingham City Council, in conjunction with Transport for West Midlands is planning to upgrade the existing uncontrolled pedestrian crossing to a controlled dual crossing for pedestrians and cyclists. The proposed scheme includes: ... More

    Closed 24 June 2022

  • Peer Mentorship Programme Enrolment Form

    Thank you for expressing an interest to volunteer for the Peer Mentorship Programme. This pilot project aims to empower young people (18-35-year-olds) to promote health and wellbeing across Birmingham city. As part of this project, you will be provided with a training session(s) on a health... More

    Closed 15 June 2022

We Asked, You Said, We Did

Here are some of the issues we have consulted on and their outcomes. See all outcomes

We asked

For comments/views in regard to the Department for Transport Guidance for Taxi and Private Hire Licensing.

You said

Responses will be collated and reviewed and will contribute towards a report for the Licensing and Public Protection Committee to consider.

We did

The results of this consultation will form part of a report which will be heard and approved by members at a future Licensing and Public Protection Committee.

We asked

Birmingham City Council asked for your comments on the proposal to expand Oscott Manor School onto an additional site and increase pupil places offered from 1st September 2022.

You said

A total of 82 responses were received, 13 in favour, 66 opposed, 2 neither/don’t know and 1 didn’t answer that question. The responses were from a mixture of stakeholders including parents, pupils, staff and local community with approximately half of the total responses received being from stakeholders of neighbouring Erdington Hall Primary School and the local community around the proposed additional site.

The summary of results and comments are attached to the decision report (accessed via the link on this webpage).

We did

We analysised the consultation results and provided the decision maker with a copy of the summary and all comments received for their consideration (personal data removed).

The decision maker approved the proposal for implementation.

We asked

We aksed for your comments as part 1 of the consultation on the IEB proposal to change Al-Furqan Primary School from Voluntary Aided category to Voluntary Controlled category.

You said

128 responses were received. Many of the responses included written comments. See the section "results" for more details.

We did

The results of the consultation and the written comments were anonymised and shared with the IEB for their consideration.

A Frequently Asked Quesitons (FAQ) document is being produced as a result of the stakeholder comments, which will be published when complete.