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13 November

Guidance: Standard scheme: recent intended results for distribution

Updated: Added 'Standard scheme: intended results for distribution 310'.

Results from examinations of:

aerobic colony counts Bacillus cereus Campylobacter spp. Clostridium perfringens Escherichia...
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Guidance: DBS ID checking guidelines

Updated: Content amended to clarify that the external validation service can only be used as part of Route 2.

Organisations registered with us need to check the identity of a DBS check applicant as part...

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Guidance: Civil 2018 contracts tender

Updated: Publication of FAQs for latest HPCDS tender

Latest updates 13 November 2018 - Publication of HPCDS Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for Procurement Process for HPCDS Contracts from December 2018 <...
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Correspondence: Correspondence about children’s services in Northamptonshire

The Secretary of State for Education and the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government write jointly to Northamptonshire county council and to the Lead Commissioner for Northamptonshire...

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Correspondence: WAAW and EAAD: letters to NHS, universities and professional organisations

Updated: Updated with 2018 letters.

The objective for the 2018 awareness events and campaigns is to promote the prudent use of antibiotics.

These letters are for Directors of Public Health and the...

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Transparency data: Innovate UK funding competition winners 2018

Updated: Added winners sheets for 'Audience of the future, design foundations', 'Open round 1 2018 to 2019', 'Precision medicine technologies: shaping the future' and 'Wireless electric vehicle charging for commercial...

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Transparency data: Innovate UK funded projects since 2004

Updated: Updated spreadsheet with data up until 1 November 2018.

The spreadsheet includes data about all collaborative research and development (R&D), feasibility, smart and innovation voucher grants...

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Research and analysis: Avian influenza (bird flu) in Europe and in the UK

Updated: Added updated situation assessment #5 for Avian influenza (H5N8) in Bulgaria.

A preliminary outbreak assessment for avian influenza (H5 and H7 strains) in Europe and an updated outbreak assessment...

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FOI release: MHRA: requests under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

Updated: Uploaded disclosure log for April - June 2018.

See this FOIA list to find out whether a request has already been made to the agency. You can do this by searching for key terms (Ctrl+F).

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Corporate report: Sellafield Ltd Supplier Code of Conduct

This code is intended to guide us as Sellafield Ltd employees and guide our supply chain colleagues in respect of modern slavery.

It encompasses our expected compliance with the Modern Slavery Act 2015...

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Form: Apply for release of a private vessel on payment of customs duty and VAT (C384 (Vessels))

Updated: The guidance has been updated to show that form C384 (Vessels) must be sent to the Pleasure Craft Unit of Expertise, not handed to HMRC or Border Agency at ports.

Use form C384 (Vessels) to apply...

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Corporate report: National Committee for England meeting, 19 April 2018, Bristol
Meeting attendees Sir Harry Studholme (Chairman) Mary Barkham Ian Gambles Julia Grant Richard Greenhous Simon Hodgson Steve Meeks Shirley Trundle Clive Tucker
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Guidance: Tregantle firing times

Updated: Added: Tregantle firing times 03 December to 16 December 2018

The ‘firing times’ are presented in 2 file formats. The PDF format is web browseable and accessible on mobile devices such as Blackberrys...

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Guidance: Chickerell firing times

Updated: Added: Chickerell Range firing times December 2018

The ‘firing times’ are presented in 2 file formats. The PDF format is web browseable and accessible on mobile devices such as Blackberrys, smart...

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Guidance: Otterburn firing times

Updated: Added: Otterburn firing times 1 to 15 December 2018

The ‘firing times’ are presented in 2 file formats. The PDF format is web browseable and accessible on mobile devices such as Blackberrys, smart...

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Guidance: Livestock and equine semen collection: approved premises

Updated: Ovine and Caprine Semen Storage Centre list updated

Livestock and equine semen collection and storage centres must be licensed by the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA).

APHA approve...

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Corporate report: International Partnership Programme: Space for Forestry in Developing Countries

Updated: Additional detail added to the report

IPP is part of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy’s (BEIS) Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF), a &pound;1.5 billion Official...

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Research and analysis: Cattle: TSE surveillance statistics

Updated: List of BARB cases updated

These documents provide statistics on the number of cases of TSE disease found through the active and passive disease surveillance of cattle in the United Kingdom. Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 18:35, 13 November

Research and analysis: Non-statutory zoonoses: disease surveillance reports, 2018

Updated: Quarterly report for July to September 2018 now available

Previous reports 2014 onwards, see the APHA disease surveillance reports collection Before 2014, see the archived AHVLA web...
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Guidance: UK Science and Innovation Network Country Snapshot – Singapore

Updated: Updated Singapore snapshot

The Science and Innovation Network Country Snapshot for Singapore provides information on the local Science and Innovation landscape, UK priorities and successes.

<...
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Decision: Bellingham Middle School and Sports College

Decision reference: STP635

Type of decision: statutory proposal – rejected

School type: foundation

School phase: middle-deemed higher

Local authority: Northumberland county council...

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Research and analysis: Vulnerable consumers

Updated: New summaries added.

The Competition and Markets Authority is exploring consumer vulnerability. This includes both market-specific aspects of vulnerability, which potentially affect a wide range...

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Guidance: Urinary tract infection: diagnostic tools for primary care

Updated: Updated with revised UTI quick reference guide and flowcharts.

This guidance describes when to:

send urine for culture in adults and children consider a UTI in adults over 65 years ...
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Closed consultation: Diagnosis of urinary tract infections: quick reference guide

Updated: Added review of users' comments.

We’re inviting feedback on a draft updated version of ‘Diagnosis of urinary tract infections (UTIs): quick reference guide for primary care’ which includes flowcharts...

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Guidance: Academies: making significant changes or closure by agreement

Updated: Updated page title and summary.

Guidance and application forms for academies wishing to make major changes to their school (eg expanding, merging with another academy, or changing the school’s ...

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News story: New immersive designs to transform audience experiences

Updated: Added a link to the full list of successful projects

Immersive experiences like virtual, augmented and mixed reality could transform how we interact with the world – from advertising to film, music...

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Press release: Government welcomes conference for Libya in Palermo

An Foreign Office spokesperson said:

We welcome the conference for Libya held in Palermo today (13 November), which reaffirmed wide international support for the next steps in implementing the UN Action...

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News story: Fishing without a licence costs owner, master and fishing company over £75,000

The master of a fishing vessel, a director of the company that owns the vessel and the company itself were sentenced at North Shields Magistrates Court on Friday 9 November in a case brought by the Marine Management...

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News story: Improvement plan proposed for Northamptonshire children's services

The Government has proposed to appoint a commissioner to oversee improvements at Northamptonshire children’s social care services, following concerns raised by existing commissioners and Ofsted about how the ...

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News story: Britain’s top armed forces-friendly employers honoured

51 businesses were last night honoured for their commitment to the military, including employing former service personnel, their families and reservists.

The MOD’s Employer Recognition Scheme ‘Gold Awards...

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Official Statistics: VMD Published Standards 2018 to 2019: Monitoring Performance

Updated: October Summary added

Report showing how the VMD is performing against our published standards for 2018 to 2019.

Archived Reports

2017-18

2016-17

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Consultation outcome: UK SMI V 53: Screening and monitoring for hepatitis E infection

Updated: Added 'Review of users' comments: November 2018' document.

Public Health England has opened a consultation this week in joint partnership with professional organisations.

This consultation...

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Decision: Stuart Lyons (haulage) Limited

The Deputy Traffic Commissioner made orders to:

issue a formal warning

The decision was made on 12 November 2018.

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Research and analysis: Notifiable diseases: last 52 weeks

Updated: Updated tables for week 45, 2018.

The data in this spreadsheet is updated weekly.

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Decision: A W Cleaver Haulage Ltd, and Daniel Alexander Cleaver

The Traffic Commissioner made orders to:

revoke the operator licence held by A W Cleaver Haulage Ltd with effect from 23:59 on 31 January 2019 disqualify Daniel Alexander Cleaver from holding or obtaining...
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Consultation outcome: West of Walney Marine Conservation Zone (MCZ)

Updated: Decision document added

The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) is seeking views on draft proposals for the potential management of commercial fishing in the part of West of Walney Marine Conservation...

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International treaty: Japan: tax treaties

Updated: Synthesised text of the Multilateral Instrument and the 2006 Japan - UK Double Taxation Convention has been published.

Synthesised text of the Multilateral Instrument (MLI) and the 2006 Japan - UK...
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Research and analysis: Notifiable diseases: weekly reports for 2018

Updated: Added data for week 45, 2018.

Registered medical practitioners in England and Wales have a statutory duty to notify a proper officer of the local authority, often the CCDC (consultant in communicable...

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Guidance: Pathogenic vibrio scheme: recent reports

Updated: Added 'Pathogenic vibrio scheme: distribution V054 EQA report'.

The examinations covered are for the presence, absence and enumerations of:

Vibrio parahaemolyticus Vibrio cholerae (non...
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FOI release: A14 Orwell Bridge closures

A request was made under the Environmental Information Act for information about closures of the Orwell Bridge due to high winds.

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Guidance: Rabies quarantine: authorised premises and carriers

Updated: Updated the animals accepted and authorised to carry entry for Calagran Four Paws Hotel Ltd.

If you need to put your cat or dog into quarantine when it enters England, Scotland or Wales, you must...

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Notice: Notice 8: sailing your pleasure craft to and from the UK

Updated: The guidance has been updated to show that if you're importing a pleasure craft into the UK from outside the EU, you may have to pay VAT on it by sending form C384 (Vessels) to the Pleasure Craft Unit...

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Notice: YO22 5FB, York Potash Ltd: environmental permit application advertisement - EPR/LB3797VJ/A001

The Environment Agency consults the public on certain applications for waste operations, mining waste operations, installations, water discharge and groundwater activities. The arrangements are explained in its...

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Guidance: Standard scheme: recent intended results for distribution

Updated: Added 'Standard scheme: intended results for distribution 310'.

Results from examinations of:

aerobic colony counts Bacillus cereus Campylobacter spp. Clostridium perfringens Escherichia...
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Independent report: Draft Universal Credit (Managed Migration) Regulations 2018: SSAC report and government statement

Updated: Added 'The Universal Credit (Transitional Provisions) (Managed Migration) Amendment Regulations 2018: Letter from the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions'.

This report is about the draft Universal...

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Notice: CT12 5FH, Southern Water Services Limited: environmental permit application advertisement - A.623/K/91/V001

The Environment Agency consults the public on certain applications for waste operations, mining waste operations, installations, water discharge and groundwater activities. The arrangements are explained in its...

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Guidance: DBS ID checking guidelines

Updated: Content amended to clarify that the external validation service can only be used as part of Route 2.

Organisations registered with us need to check the identity of a DBS check applicant as part...

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Guidance: Civil 2018 contracts tender

Updated: Publication of FAQs for latest HPCDS tender

Latest updates 13 November 2018 - Publication of HPCDS Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for Procurement Process for HPCDS Contracts from December 2018 <...
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Notice: PE9 3UU, Mr Roland A. L. Taylor, Mr Roland H. L. Taylor, Mrs Patrica Taylor and Ms Rebecca Bear: environmental permit application advertisement- EPR/HB3091AR/A001

The Environment Agency consults the public on certain applications for waste operations, mining waste operations, installations, water discharge and groundwater activities. The arrangements are explained in its...

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Notice: LA18 5JS, Pinetown Property Limited: environmental permit application advertisement - EPR/HB3397RX/A001

The Environment Agency consults the public on certain applications for waste operations, mining waste operations, installations, water discharge and groundwater activities. The arrangements are explained in its...

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Notice: EX23 9NA, Cornwall Housing Limited: environmental permit application advertisement- EPR/LB3291EG/A001

The Environment Agency consults the public on certain applications for waste operations, mining waste operations, installations, water discharge and groundwater activities. The arrangements are explained in its...

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Correspondence: Correspondence about children’s services in Northamptonshire

The Secretary of State for Education and the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government write jointly to Northamptonshire county council and to the Lead Commissioner for Northamptonshire...

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Notice: SG11 2ES, Ms Shirley Gallon: environmental permit application advertisement- EPR/LB3794WW/A001

The Environment Agency consults the public on certain applications for waste operations, mining waste operations, installations, water discharge and groundwater activities. The arrangements are explained in its...

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Correspondence: WAAW and EAAD: letters to NHS, universities and professional organisations

Updated: Updated with 2018 letters.

The objective for the 2018 awareness events and campaigns is to promote the prudent use of antibiotics.

These letters are for Directors of Public Health and the...

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Form: Application to extend stay in the UK: FLR(IR)

Updated: Removed guidance document - no longer required as the form is online.

This form covers some routes from ‘Form FLR(O)’. Please check you are applying on the correct form.

Use ‘Form FLR...

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Notice: TR13 0HG, Jacqueline Capleton: environmental permit application advertisement- EPR/LB3793AW/A001

The Environment Agency consults the public on certain applications for waste operations, mining waste operations, installations, water discharge and groundwater activities. The arrangements are explained in its...

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Notice: CM3 6QY, Mr Winston Knowles: environmental permit application advertisement - EPR/LB3799DK/A001

The Environment Agency consults the public on certain applications for waste operations, mining waste operations, installations, water discharge and groundwater activities. The arrangements are explained in its...

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Notice: OX7 4JR, Soho House Limited: environmental permit application advertisement - EPR/AB3594VB/V003

The Environment Agency consults the public on certain applications for waste operations, mining waste operations, installations, water discharge and groundwater activities. The arrangements are explained in its...

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Transparency data: Innovate UK funding competition winners 2018

Updated: Added winners sheets for 'Audience of the future, design foundations', 'Open round 1 2018 to 2019', 'Precision medicine technologies: shaping the future' and 'Wireless electric vehicle charging for commercial...

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Transparency data: Innovate UK funded projects since 2004

Updated: Updated spreadsheet with data up until 1 November 2018.

The spreadsheet includes data about all collaborative research and development (R&D), feasibility, smart and innovation voucher grants...

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Research and analysis: Avian influenza (bird flu) in Europe and in the UK

Updated: Added updated situation assessment #5 for Avian influenza (H5N8) in Bulgaria.

A preliminary outbreak assessment for avian influenza (H5 and H7 strains) in Europe and an updated outbreak assessment...

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FOI release: MHRA: requests under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)

Updated: Uploaded disclosure log for April - June 2018.

See this FOIA list to find out whether a request has already been made to the agency. You can do this by searching for key terms (Ctrl+F).

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Guidance: Construction Industry Scheme: CIS 340

Updated: The guidance has been updated to show that non-resident companies dealing with UK land must register for UK Corporation Tax.

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Corporate report: Sellafield Ltd Supplier Code of Conduct

This code is intended to guide us as Sellafield Ltd employees and guide our supply chain colleagues in respect of modern slavery.

It encompasses our expected compliance with the Modern Slavery Act 2015...

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Form: Apply for release of a private vessel on payment of customs duty and VAT (C384 (Vessels))

Updated: The guidance has been updated to show that form C384 (Vessels) must be sent to the Pleasure Craft Unit of Expertise, not handed to HMRC or Border Agency at ports.

Use form C384 (Vessels) to apply...

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Notice: RG9 2LT, Mr and Mrs Franks, Mr Andrew Dennis, Miss Zoe Manson, Mrs Mariam Malik: environmental permit application advertisement- EPR/LB3893VV/A001

The Environment Agency consults the public on certain applications for waste operations, mining waste operations, installations, water discharge and groundwater activities. The arrangements are explained in its...

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Corporate report: National Committee for England meeting, 19 April 2018, Bristol
Meeting attendees Sir Harry Studholme (Chairman) Mary Barkham Ian Gambles Julia Grant Richard Greenhous Simon Hodgson Steve Meeks Shirley Trundle Clive Tucker
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Guidance: Tregantle firing times

Updated: Added: Tregantle firing times 03 December to 16 December 2018

The ‘firing times’ are presented in 2 file formats. The PDF format is web browseable and accessible on mobile devices such as Blackberrys...

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Guidance: Chickerell firing times

Updated: Added: Chickerell Range firing times December 2018

The ‘firing times’ are presented in 2 file formats. The PDF format is web browseable and accessible on mobile devices such as Blackberrys, smart...

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Guidance: Holcombe Moor firing times

Updated: Added: Holcombe Moor Firing times 1 December to 7 December 2018

The ‘firing times’ are presented in 2 file formats. The PDF format is web browseable and accessible on mobile devices such as Blackberrys...

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Press release: Work to regenerate dock area in Hull gets under way

The Hull+ scheme - a collaboration between Hull City Council and the Environment Agency - will see an investment of up to &pound;5 million in environmental enhancements to the Dock Office Row area, as well...

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Press release: Weather Radar deployed in Cumbria to improve flood forecasting

The Environment Agency and the National Centre for Atmospheric Science (NCAS) have successfully deployed a mobile weather radar in Cumbria. For the next 12 months, the NCAS X-band radar will provide data that...

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Speech: Liam Fox: On the future of Europe

As the UK leaves the EU in 5 months’ time, it will create a new dynamic for the UK and for the EU itself. Neither will determine the future of Europe, which is not synonymous with the EU in any case, for the ...

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Press release: UK marine scientists begin work to deliver marine litter action in South Pacific

Marine litter scientists from the UK kick-off work with partners in the South Pacific this week to tackle plastic pollution in the ocean.

Experts from the Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture...

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News story: Sellafield Emergency Exercise – Wednesday 14th November 2018

The exercise will take place in the morning and will involve activities that may be visible and audible to neighbouring communities.

The site siren may be sounded and the public and agency alert cascade...

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News story: New tool developed to tackle online child grooming

Engineers from some of the world’s biggest tech firms, including Microsoft, Facebook, Google, Snap and Twitter, worked for 2 days at a hackathon in the United States co-hosted by the Home Secretary and Microsoft...

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Press release: Young people join together for Year of Green Action

Over 50 young people from around the UK have today been announced as environment ambassadors as part of the run up to the government’s 2019 ‘Year of Green Action’.

The inspiring group, which includes ...

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News story: New immersive designs to transform audience experiences

Updated: Added a link to the full list of successful projects

Immersive experiences like virtual, augmented and mixed reality could transform how we interact with the world – from advertising to film, music...

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Guidance: Nationality checking service: England

Updated: The Nationality Checking Service will no longer be available from 31 December 2018.

The Nationality Checking Service will no longer be available from 31 December 2018.

Use this guide...

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Guidance: List of affirmative draft financial services statutory instruments laid before Parliament

Updated: Updated with The Central Securities Depositories (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 and The Payment Accounts (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018.

This document includes links to all the...

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Guidance: Draft Money Laundering and Transfer of Funds (Information) (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

This SI will make amendments to retained EU law related to anti-money laundering, to ensure that it continues to operate effectively in a UK context once the UK leaves the EU, in any scenario. The draft SI itself...

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Guidance: Project Delivery Capability Framework

Updated: New version of PCDF and summary video uploaded

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Guidance: Decision makers’ guide: Vol 1: Decision making and appeals: staff guide

Updated: Revised DMG chapter 1 - update to guidance in paragraph 01031.

This guidance is for DWP staff who make decisions about benefits and pensions. It helps them make decisions that are accurate and ...

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Research and analysis: Domestic RHI mechanism for budget management: estimated commitments

Updated: Monthly forecast (as at 30 September 2018) published.

The quarterly forecast shows the current estimated committed expenditure for the next 12 months based on the number of Domestic Renewable Heat...

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Guidance: Decision makers’ guide: Vol 3: Subjects common to all benefits: staff guide

Updated: Revised DMG chapter 16 - update to chapter 16222.

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Guidance: Retreaded tyres originating in the People’s Republic of China (Anti-Dumping Duty 2304)

Anti-Dumping Duty is an Import Duty charged in addition to normal Customs Duty and is applied across the whole EU.

It is designed to allow the EU to take action against goods that are sold at less than...

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Open consultation: Shortage occupation list 2018: call for evidence

Updated: Replaced the document with a new version.

In June 2018, the government commissioned the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) to carry out a full review of the composition of the shortage occupation...

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Guidance: Decision makers’ guide: Vols 4, 5, 6 and 7: Jobseeker's Allowance and Income Support: staff guide

Updated: Revised DMG volume 4 chapter 24 - removed references to pensioners, the elderly, the sick in religious orders (dealt with in chapters 54 and 78). Volume 7 chapter 39 - removed references to Universal...

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Statutory guidance: UK national certificates for intoxicating liquor spirit measures

Updated: Certificate UK/2998 Urenco UK Ltd., revision 3 has been added.

UK national certificates issued by the Office for Product Safety and Standards in accordance with the provisions of section 12 of ...

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Research and analysis: Grading Vocational and Technical Qualifications
Grading vocational and technical assessments

The primary aim of this research was to provide insight into the variety of grading practices in operation in vocational and technical qualifications. The project...

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Notice: DN20 0PJ, Bioganix Ltd: environmental permit issued

The Environment Agency publish permits that they issue under the Industrial Emissions Directive (IED).

This decision includes the permit and decision document for:

Operator name: Bioganix Ltd ...
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Correspondence: STA assessment update: 13 November 2018
Primary assessment Publication: multiplication tables check assessment framework Information: data protection reminder Reminder: place KS1 and KS2 test orders by 23...
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Decision: UNDER APPEAL: K J Hudson Machinery Services Ltd, Godfrey Pritchard and Kenneth Hudson

Updated: Updated with appeal details.

The Traffic Commissioner made orders to:

revoke the operator licence held by K J Hudson Machinery Services Ltd with effect from 00:01 on 17 November 2018 ...
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Guidance: Dominican Republic – Consular Fees

Updated: Updated consular fees for November 2018

Updated Consular Fees

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Notice: WF6 2JA, Welbeck Waste Management Limited: environmental permit application advertisement

The Environment Agency consults the public on certain applications for waste operations, mining waste operations, installations, water discharge and groundwater activities. The arrangements are explained in its...

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Guidance: Decision makers’ guide: Vols 8 and 9: Employment and Support Allowance: staff guide

Updated: Revised DMG volume 9 chapter 52 - changed references from Google Finance to Yahoo Finance (paragraphs 52670 and 52676).

This guidance is for DWP staff who make decisions about benefits and pensions...

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Form: Form SSCS1: Appeal a social security benefits decision (Notice of appeal)

Updated: Added Welsh form SSCS1 and a large print version of the same form.

Make a PIP appeal online

If you live in England or Wales you can appeal a Personal Independence Payment (PIP) decision online...

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Guidance: Decision makers’ guide: Vol 10: Benefits for incapacity, disability, maternity and bereavement: staff guide

Updated: Revised DMG volume 10 chapter 59 - clarifies guidance at paragraph 59012.

This guidance is for DWP staff who make decisions about benefits and pensions. It helps them make decisions that are accurate...

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Form: Form SSCS2: Appeal a Child Maintenance Group decision by the DWP

Updated: Added Welsh form SSCS2 and a large print version of it.

You can only use this form for a decision made after 28 October 2013.

For decisions about social security benefits, use Form SSCS1...

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Form: Form SSCS3: Notice of Appeal against a decision of the Department for Work and Pensions - Compensation Recovery Unit

Updated: Added Welsh form SSCS3.

Find more court and tribunal forms by category.

Find out how HM Courts and Tribunals Service uses personal information you give when you fill in a ...

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