Clackmannanshire Consultation Database

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Closed Consultations

  • Budget Consultation 2024/25 Priorities

    The Council has a budget of £152 million to spend to support the people of Clackmannanshire and we invest that funding in services such as education, health & social care and social services. This funding is also used to provide services such as waste collection, recycling and to maintain our...

    Closed 18 February 2024

  • Rent Increase Consultation 2024/25

    If you want to see how rent increases would look in the future, head over to our Rent increase 2024/25 web page .

    Closed 15 December 2023

  • Polling District and Polling Place Review 2023

    Clackmannanshire Council is carrying out a public consultation on their Polling Districts and Polling Places.

    Closed 1 December 2023

  • Additional Support for Learning (ASL) Strategy

    Clackmannanshire Education Service is updating the ASL Strategy for our schools and early learning and childcare centres (ELC) . We want all our children and young people with Additional Support Needs (ASN) to get the support they need, when they need it. We have...

    Closed 12 November 2023

  • Community Justice Outcome Improvement Plan 2023-2028

    The Clackmannanshire Community Justice Partnership is drawing up a new strategic plan for the next 5 years. The Community Justice Partnership has researched the main issues and has proposed the following priorities:- Early intervention is key; Continue...

    Closed 11 October 2023

We Asked, You Said, We Did

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

We asked

We asked for comments on the Community Asset Transfer Request in order to inform the assessment of its likely impact on outcomes for the community.

You said

Respondents gave examples of the community benefits they expected and the drawbacks they saw in the proposal.  

We did

On 22nd September 2023, the applicant withdrew the CAT Request.  Accordingly, we will not complete an assessment of the proposal and it will not be put to Committee for a decision.

We asked

Whether there was anything missing from the Charter or how we could improve it?

You said

Feedback included response times being consistent, no matter how the customer has contacted the Council.

We did

The Charter was updated based on the feedback received and approved by Council on 6 October 2023. You can read the new charter on our website.

We asked

We asked for feedback on a range of officer policy savings proposals as well as proposals to increase council tax and fees and charges.

You said

We received 433 responses to the survey. The public engagement also included direct engagement with a number of stakeholders seeking to understand potential impacts and mitigations in the context of an accompanying draft Equality and Fairer Scotland Impact Assessment.

One petition on the officer proposal relating to the review of early learning and childcare centre provision was received and heard at a special Council meeting in advance of the budget meeting.

We did

Councillors met on 9 March 2023 and agreed the £152.184m revenue budget for 2023/24. All respondents’ views were taken into account. Savings of £3.814m were approved.

Council tax will increase by 5% and some fees and charges will also increase by 5%.

Officers saving proposals that were agreed are:

  • review of community access points/libraries;
  • review of early learning and childcare centre provision;
  • review of the delivery of secondary education; and
  • changes to waste.

Officers saving proposals that were not agreed are:

  • extending the primary school lunch break;
  • review of home to school transport; and
  • review of funding to the voluntary and third sector.

A report on the proposal connected with the transition to net zero will come to a future council meeting.

Details of all budget decisions made can be accessed on our website.