Current Consultations

Public Consultation on the Draft Equality Action Plan for 2017-2019

Consultation Closing Date: Friday, 20 October 2017

Following the approval of the Council’s Equality Scheme (by the Equality Commission for Northern Ireland on 22 February 2017) Fermanagh and Omagh District Council has drafted an Equality Action Plan for the period 2017 – 2019.

The draft Equality Action Plan for 2017-2019 has been designed to provide a framework to guide the Council’s actions until 31 March 2019.

The draft Equality Action Plan also outlines the way in which the Council plans to promote Equality of Opportunity and Good Relations, throughout its services and functions, as it strives to create a District where people choose to live, work and visit.

The draft Equality Action Plan details five strategic themes, and these are:

  1. Equality of Opportunity.
  2. Accessible Services.
  3. Spoken, Written and Signed Language Forms.
  4. Equality Monitoring and Data Collection.
  5. Increase Awareness and Understanding of Equality (for Employees and Elected Members).

Fermanagh and Omagh District Council is seeking your views on the content and actions contained within the draft Equality Action Plan for 2017-2019.

You can download the draft Equality Action Plan here and the Consultation Response Questionnaire here. (The documents are also available within the ‘Related Files’ section of this webpage in the top right-hand corner).

Please note, all documents are available in alternative formats upon request.

How to Respond:

You can respond to this consultation by:

Letter: Public Consultation, Policy and Strategic Services, Townhall, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh. BT74 7BA.
Email: finbar.maguire@fermanaghomagh.com
Telephone: 0300 303 1777 ext. 21178
Textphone: (028) 8225 6216
Or by completing an online questionnaire available by clicking here

For more information on the Draft Equality Action Plan, please contact Finbar Maguire via telephone on 0300 303 1777 ext. 21178 or via email at finbar.maguire@fermanaghomagh.com.

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Public Consultation on the Draft Disability Action Plan for 2017-2019

Consultation Closing Date: Friday, 20 October 2017

Fermanagh and Omagh District Council is committed to the fulfilment of its statutory Disability Duties in all parts of the organisation, and this draft Disability Action Plan sets out how it proposes to fulfil these duties in relation to its services and functions.

The draft Disability Action Plan for 2017-2019 will provide a framework until 31 March 2019 and includes four strategic themes, specifically:

  1. Disability Action Plan (Consulting, Reviewing and Reporting).
  2. Increased Awareness and Understanding of the Needs of People with Disabilities.
  3. Provision of Responsive and Accessible Services to Increase Opportunities for People with Disabilities to Participate in Public Life.
  4. Improved Effectiveness of the Disability Advisory Group and Access & Inclusion Groups.

Fermanagh and Omagh District Council is seeking your views on the content and actions contained within the draft Disability Action Plan for 2017-2019.

You can download the draft Disability Action Plan for 2017-2019 here and the Consultation Response Questionnaire here. (The documents are also available within the ‘Related Files’ section of this webpage in the top right-hand corner).

Please note, all documents are available in alternative formats upon request.

How to Respond:

You can respond to this consultation by:

Letter: Public Consultation, Policy and Strategic Services, Townhall, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh. BT74 7BA.
Email: finbar.maguire@fermanaghomagh.com
Telephone: 0300 303 1777 ext. 21178
Textphone: 028 8225 6216
Or by completing an online questionnaire available by clicking here

For more information on the draft Disability Action Plan, please contact Finbar Maguire via telephone on 0300 303 1777 ext. 21178 or via email at finbar.maguire@fermanaghomagh.com.

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