Response to Consultations

Response to Consultations

Below is a list of policy consultations to which the IOA have submitted a response:

April 2022

England: Biodiversity Net Gain Regulations
ioa_eng_respose_biodiversity_net_gain.pdf (soundscape)

March 2022

Scotland: Draft National Planning Framework 4
ioa_scot_response_snpf4_mar22.pdf
 

January 2022

Scotland: Onshore Wind Policy Statment Refresh
ioa_scot_response_onshore_wind_jan22.pdf

England: Phasing out the installation of fossil fuel heating systems in businesses and public buildings off the gas grid
ioa_eng_response_offgridheating_non-domestic_jan22.pdf (covers air source heat pumps)

England: Phasing out the installation of fossil fuel heating in homes off the gas grid
ioa_eng_response_offgridheating_domestic_jan22.pdf (covers air soucre heat pumps)

November 2021

UK: Future of Transport Regulatory Review: Future of Flight
ioa_uk_response_futureofflight_nov21.pdf

UK: Offshore Transmission network review: proposals for an enduring regime and multi-purpose interconncectors (offshore wind turbines)
ioa_uk_response_offshore_transmission_network_review_nov21.pdf

England/Wales: Planning for new energy infrastructure: Review of National Policy Statements
ioa_eng_response_energynps_nov21.pdf

Scotland: Scottish Building Regulations: Proposed changes to Energy Standards and associated topics including ventilation, overheating and vehicle charging infrastructure
ioa_scot_response_sbs_section_6_-_26.11.21_1.pdf

September 2021

UK: Jet zero:Our strategy for net zero aviation
ioa_uk_response_jetzero_sept21.pdf

August 2021

Scotland: Short Term Lets: Consultation on Draft Licensing Order and Business and Regulatory Impact (BRIA)UK
ioa_scot_response_shorttermlets_nov21.pdf

Scotland: Use and Sale of Fireworks in Scotland, tackling misue of pyrotechnics
ioa_scot_response_fireworks_aug21.pdf

March 2021

  • Changes to Part L and Part F of the Building Regulations for non-domestic buildings and dwellings, and overheating in new residential buildings

(From August 2021 Bulletin)

  • Environmental objectives for the spaceflight regulator (The Space Industries Act 2018)

https://www.ioa.org.uk/news/space-industries-act-2018-ioa-has-today-submitted-its-response-consultation-about-spaceflight

(From May-June 2021 Bulletin)

November 2020

  • Potential planning reform in England

https://www.ioa.org.uk/news/government-consultation-%E2%80%93-planning-future

October 2020

  • The Future of aviation Noise Management: ICCAN’s emerging view.

(From March-April 2021 bulletin)

May 2020

  • Welsh Government’s call for evidence to support its review of TAN11

https://www.ioa.org.uk/news/ioa-response-welsh-government%E2%80%99s-call-evidence-support-its-review-tan11

October 2019

  • Proposed changes to Part L and Part F of the Building Regulations (Future Homes Standard consultation)

https://www.ioa.org.uk/news/ioa-response-future-buildings-standard-consultation

https://www.ioa.org.uk/news/future-homes-standard-2019-consultation-response-institute-acoustics

(Also in May-June 2020 bulletin)

June 2019

  • Response to DfT’s Aviation 2050 – The Future of UK Aviation

(From September-October 2019 bulletin)

May 2018

https://www.ioa.org.uk/news/draft-revised-nppf-%E2%80%93-ioa-response

April 2017

  • Response to the Green Paper Building Our Industrial Strategy

(From the March-April 2017 bulletin)

April 2016

  • Public Health Outcomes Framework

(From March-April 2016 bulletin)

September 2015

(From November-December 2015 Bulletin and the May-June 2016 Bulletin)

April 2014

  • Response to BB93’s replacement

(From August 2014 bulletin)

2013

(Both reported in June 2014 Bulletin by the Environmental Noise Group)

Royal Academy of Engineering consultation on wind power.pdf