This consultation closed on 17 August 2018, with a total of 71 submissions received.
Overall, feedback on the proposed policy was positive, with no major issues identified.
The majority of critical feedback related to operational matters, and this has been noted for the project's implementation phase.
A full summary of the submissions is available in the consultation feedback document. This document also outlines the minor changes that have been made to the policy document. A new version of the policy document is also available.
Implementation of the policy
The Facility Partnerships Policy was adopted by the Environment and Community Committee on 4 December 2018.
We are now moving into the implementation phase, with the key date of 1 July 2019.
Following this date, we will publish the final policy.