Consultation

Screenshot of "Edinburgh Talks Climate" website

Edinburgh Talks Climate: Impact of Climate Change in the city

Published on behalf of City of Edinburgh Council Edinburgh Talks Climate is a new website with information which allows residents to make more sustainable choices and encourages them to do so. This is to help the city to reach its goal of net-zero emissions by 2030. The site has weekly discussion themes which aim to …

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A survey to understand whether lighting, isolation, and fear of crime affect the use of cycling QuietRoutes in Edinburgh after dark

Below is a statement by a Master’s student at the University of Edinburgh. I am a Masters student at the University of Edinburgh and with the support of the City of Edinburgh Council’s Thriving Greenspaces project, I have been working on a survey to understand whether lighting, isolation, and fear of crime affect the use …

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Design view of Lothian Road

Consultation on City Centre Transformation (closes 28 June 2019)

City of Edinburgh Council is 4 weeks into the public consultation for the City Centre Transformation and have had a good response so far, both through the consultation hub and through conversations at events and presentations. In the last stretch of the consultation, the Council is really keen to get as many people as possible …

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City of Edinburgh Council consultation on Theatre Licensing (closes 18 July 2019)

A City of Edinburgh Council consultation is asking for views on the licensing of theatres in Edinburgh. The Theatres Act 1968 will no longer be in force from January 2021 and the City of Edinburgh Council is considering whether to include theatres within its Public Entertainment Resolution. Should theatres not be included, premises would no longer be …

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Scottish Government consultation on short-term lets (closes 19 July 2019)

A Scottish Government consultation is asking for views on the regulation of short-term lets in Scotland. There has clearly been a significant growth in short-term lets in a small timescale and the consultation sets out the factual background, describes the issues arising, outlines local authorities current powers to address them and presents an overview of …

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