We are committed to ensuring all responses are carefully and open-mindedly analysed and the results made widely available, with an account of the views expressed and the reasons for decisions finally taken. Here you will find our most recently published consultation and survey results. 

Publishing results and responses also align with our Open Data Strategy for Northern Ireland 2020-2023. You can read our strategy and access more open data on OpenDataNI.

Open Data Strategy for NI 2020-2023

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Consultations with Published Results

We Asked, You Said, We Did

We asked

DAERA  consulted on proposals to prohibit the fishing for and selling edible crab which has recently cast its shell (soft-shelled edible crab) and the sale and buying of edible crab for non human consumption uses.

You said

The submissions to this consultation are summarised in a synopis of responses.

see synopsis of responses

We did

The Department has published its response to the consultation exercise and how it intends to bring forward legislation on soft-shelled edible crab

see Departmental response

Closed Consultations and Surveys