Welcome to Greater Manchester’s consultation hub

Our vision, as highlighted in the Greater Manchester Strategy, is to make Greater Manchester one of the best places in the world to grow up, get on and grow old. GMConsult is one of the places you can have your say on what happens in Greater Manchester.

Featured Consultations

  • Vision Zero Strategy

    Vision Zero Strategy – Ending Road Death and Life-Changing Injury on Greater Manchester’s roads Almost 10,000 people have been killed or suffered life-changing injuries on Greater Manchester’s roads in the last 10 years. Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) has now endorsed a draft Vison Zero Strategy for the city-region. It aims to eliminate road death and life-changing injury by 2040, with a target to achieve a 50 per cent reduction by 2030. The intention...

    Closes 10 March 2024

    Vision Zero Strategy
  • Get involved in Greater Manchester’s plan for nature

    Like the rest of the country, Greater Manchester faces closely linked climate and biodiversity emergencies. Locally and nationally – we know we all need to do more to support the recovery of nature and increase the benefits it provides to our people and our economy. Greater Manchester Combined Authority is currently developing a Local Nature Recovery Strategy, a new p lan for nature, to set out our local ambitions for nature. You can read more...

    Closes 30 April 2024

    Get involved in Greater Manchester’s plan for nature
  • Hate Crime Plan Refresh 2024

    Greater Manchester is a place where everyone should feel safe to be themselves. No one should face violence, abuse or hatred just because of who they are, who they love, where they’re from, what they look like or what they believe. Hate incidents and hate crime will not be tolerated in Greater Manchester. There is a lot of great work taking place to tackle hate crime in each area of Greater Manchester but we think we can be more effective if we work together. Which is...

    Closes 18 March 2024

    Hate Crime Plan Refresh 2024
  • Disposable Vapes and e-cigarettes

    Did you know 5 million single-use vapes are thrown away every week in the UK? That's the equivalent of 8 vapes every second! With this survey, we want to understand behaviours towards buying and getting rid of disposable vapes. We really appreciate your views, the responses recieved will help shape our future campaigns for the residents of Greater Manchester. Please only fill out the survey if you use or have used disposable vapes. Note: only age bands will be collected...

    Closes 11 March 2024

    Disposable Vapes and e-cigarettes

Open Consultations & Surveys

  • Vision Zero Strategy

    Vision Zero Strategy – Ending Road Death and Life-Changing Injury on Greater Manchester’s roads Almost 10,000 people have been killed or suffered life-changing injuries on Greater Manchester’s roads in the last 10 years. Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) has now endorsed a draft Vison Zero Strategy for the city-region. It aims to eliminate road death and life-changing injury by 2040, with a target to achieve a 50 per cent reduction by 2030. The intention...

    Closes 10 March 2024

    Vision Zero Strategy
  • Repair Week - Take Part

    Join in with a city-wide repair celebration and we’ll promote the amazing work you do. Repair Week GM is a celebration of all things repair, 11 th -17 th March 2024. We're asking residents all across Greater Manchester to join the repair revolution and we need your help! Whether it’s bikes, clothing, electricals or even something specialist, we want to know about it. It’s the perfect time to share your expertise with your local community and shout about the...

    Closes 11 March 2024

    Repair Week - Take Part
  • Disposable Vapes and e-cigarettes

    Did you know 5 million single-use vapes are thrown away every week in the UK? That's the equivalent of 8 vapes every second! With this survey, we want to understand behaviours towards buying and getting rid of disposable vapes. We really appreciate your views, the responses recieved will help shape our future campaigns for the residents of Greater Manchester. Please only fill out the survey if you use or have used disposable vapes. Note: only age bands will be collected...

    Closes 11 March 2024

    Disposable Vapes and e-cigarettes
  • Hate Crime Plan Refresh 2024

    Greater Manchester is a place where everyone should feel safe to be themselves. No one should face violence, abuse or hatred just because of who they are, who they love, where they’re from, what they look like or what they believe. Hate incidents and hate crime will not be tolerated in Greater Manchester. There is a lot of great work taking place to tackle hate crime in each area of Greater Manchester but we think we can be more effective if we work together. Which is...

    Closes 18 March 2024

    Hate Crime Plan Refresh 2024
  • Bee Smart Registration Form

    The purpose of this registration form is to gain your consent, as a training recipient, to providing your information for the purposes of the delivery of the Bee Smart Project and to provide you with details of how we will handle your data. By completing the registration form, you consent to providing your personal information for the purposes of the delivery of the Bee Smart project. Which is managed by Greater Manchester Combined Authority and Internet Matters. You can read our...

    Closes 31 March 2024

    Bee Smart Registration Form

Forthcoming Consultations & Surveys

  • Complex Safeguarding Week of Action March 2024

    This survey is for attendees of the Complex Safeguarding Week of Action (Mar '24) learning and development sessions to provide feedback and comments to organisers.

    Opens 1 March 2024

    Complex Safeguarding Week of Action March 2024
  • County Lines - Signs and Indicators (for Parents and Professionals)

    This survey is for attendees of the parents and professionals event on county lines signs and indicators (7th March 2024) to provide feedback and comments to organisers.

    Opens 1 March 2024

    County Lines - Signs and Indicators (for Parents and Professionals)

Closed Consultations & Surveys

  • Greater Manchester Civic Youth Steering Group - Civic Survey

    Greater Manchester Civic Youth Steering Group - Civic Survey

    The Greater Manchester Civic Youth Steering Group are a group of young people from across Greater Manchester. They are passionate about young people’s voices being heard and acted upon and want to support more young people to take up space in our community and impact decision-making. They’re working on a year-long project to create an accessible and inclusive resource that can be used by...

    Closed 26 February 2024

  • Good Landlord Charter

    Good Landlord Charter

    The Good Landlord Charter is intended to be the first of its kind: an ambitious new voluntary standard for landlord excellence, no matter what kind of housing they let. It would support landlords to improve practice regardless of whether they are in the private or social rented sector, mainstream or specialist housing. To read supporting information to this consultation,...

    Closed 26 February 2024

  • Golborne Rail Station

    Golborne Rail Station

    Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) is working with Wigan Council to develop proposals for a new rail station in Golborne. A new station in Golborne presents a significant opportunity to create local rail connectivity and give people an easier choice to catch a train rather than rely on the car. Golborne is one of the largest towns in Greater Manchester without a railway station and...

    Closed 15 February 2024

  • Applications open - Youth Combined Authority

    Applications open - Youth Combined Authority

    Applications are open for Greater Manchester's Youth Combined Authority! Greater Manchester Youth Combined Authority (GMYCA) was created in February 2018. It was the first of its kind in the country. The YCA gives young people in Greater Manchester the opportunity to have their voices heard and influence GMCA policy and decision making. Its work comprises of: Advising the Mayor...

    Closed 26 January 2024

  • The Real Picture

    The Real Picture

    Across Greater Manchester, rates of overweight children are on the rise. And figures have been steadily going up over the last 30 years. ​​ That’s why we’re asking for your perspective. We desperately need to see what’s really behind childhood obesity so we can help tackle it. Every view is valuable. Every experience matters. ​ So please, don’t hold back. Give us the real picture. ...

    Closed 15 January 2024