Participation Opportunities

These are the previous consultation opportunities we held. You can see an archive of all the input that was provided by clicking on an opportunity below.

Actions that respect the culture and heritage of Indigenous Peoples are an important step on the path to Reconciliation. The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador is reviewing cultural symbols, observances and monuments, and is amending the Coat of Arms Act to remove harmful language. The description of the Coat of Arms will be updated to better reflect the diversity and history of Indigenous people. We are seeking input from Indigenous communities and the public. 
Closed: September 17, 2021

Every five years, the Department of Education undertakes a review of the Child Care Act and its related regulations to consider areas that may be improved.  As part of this legislative review process, the Department is seeking input from the Early Learning and Child Care sector and the public on the legislation and programs that support regulated child care services in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Closed: August 27, 2021 

Tous les cinq ans, le ministère de l’Éducation entreprend une révision de la Child Care Act (loi sur la garde d’enfants) et de son règlement connexe afin d’examiner les domaines qui pourraient être améliorés. Dans le cadre de ce processus d’examen législatif, le ministère sollicite la participation et l’avis du secteur de l’apprentissage et de la garde des jeunes enfants et du public sur les lois et les programmes qui soutiennent les services de garde d’enfants réglementés à Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador.

Date de fermeture : le 27 août 2021

The Department of Fisheries, Forestry and Agriculture is seeking input from stakeholders regarding the development of five-year forestry operating plans for various Forest Management Districts (FMDs) in Newfoundland and Labrador. 

Closed: August 27, 2021

The Joint Working Group on Regionalization is seeking input from residents of Local Service Districts and Unincorporated Areas to help inform planning for regionalization as a means to provide more efficient and effective services for the people of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Closing Date: September 3, 2021

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador is seeking the views of residents of the Red Indian Lake area, members of the public, and interested organizations on the naming of Red Indian Lake in Central Newfoundland.

Closed: June 11, 2021

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador is seeking input from key stakeholders within the healthcare profession and the insurance industry to help inform the development of Diagnostics Treatment Protocols.

Closed: December 31, 2020

The Department of Transportation and Infrastructure is seeking input on the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador's Provincial Roads Plan.

Closed: January 15, 2021

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador is seeking input on how to modernize government in advance of Budget 2021.

Closed: April 30, 2021

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador is seeking input from local businesses, suppliers and organizations on increased procurement thresholds and local preference provisions that could enhance supports due to challenges faced during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.

Closed: July 23, 2021