Consultation outcome

Business impact target, growth duty and Small Business Appeals Champion

This consultation has concluded

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Business impact target: final impact assessment

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Growth duty: final impact assessment

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Detail of outcome

These documents set out the government’s response to the consultation on the scope of the business impact target, growth duty, and the Small Business Appeals Champion.

See the final statutory guidance on the business impact target.

Original consultation

Summary

We're seeking views on the scope of the business impact target, growth duty and Small Business Appeals Champion and on the related guidance.

This consultation ran from
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Consultation description

We’re seeking your views on which regulators to bring within scope of the business impact target (BIT), growth duty and Small Business Appeals Champion. We’re also asking for feedback on draft statutory guidance to support the implementation of the growth duty and the Small Business Appeals Champion.

This consultation is relevant to regulators and businesses and members of civil society subject to regulation.

On 3 March 2016 the Secretary of State published his list of categories of regulatory provisions which will be excluded from the BIT. All other regulatory provisions coming into force or ending during this Parliament will be treated as qualifying regulatory provisions and will count against the target.

Documents

Growth duty: draft guidance

Small Business Appeals Champion: draft guidance

Growth duty: draft statutory instrument

Business impact target (BIT): impact assessment

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Growth duty: impact assessment

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Growth duty: impact assessment - RPC opinion

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Small Business Appeals Champion: impact assessment

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Small Business Appeals Champion: impact assessment - RPC opinion

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Published 11 February 2016
Last updated 2 December 2016 + show all updates
  1. Added government response.
  2. Added link to categories of regulatory provisions to be excluded from the BIT.
  3. First published.