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Alcohol duties in Northern Ireland and the UK (HM Revenue & Customs)

HM Revenue & Customs Alcohol, Taxation Guidance Beer Duty Cider Duty Wine Duty Spirits Duty Spirit drinks with a protected Geographical Indication Denatured alcohol: producing, stocking, distributing, selling and using Alcohol products: sell duty-free ...

The Mental Health (Northern Ireland)(Amendment) Order 2018

Department of Health (Northern Ireland) Mental Wellbeing The Mental Health NI (Amendment) Order 2018 Policy Policies, Strategies & Action plans https://www.health-ni.gov.uk/publications/mental-health-northern-irelandamendment-order-2018 © Crown copyri ...

Improving and safeguarding social wellbeing- a strategy for social work in Northern Ireland

Department of Health (Northern Ireland) Social Work This strategy aims to support the social work profession to not only survive but to thrive in the coming years and to continue to be at the forefront of addressing new and emerging issues in our society. ...

Health and Social Care Workforce Strategy 2026

‘Health and Social Care Workforce Strategy 2026: Delivering for Our People’ sets out ambitious goals for a workforce that will match the requirements of a transformed health and social care system. It also addresses the need to tackle serious challenges w ...

HSC Partial Retirement Policy for staff and employers

Changes to the HSC Pension Scheme mean that the normal retirement age (NRA) in the 2015 section of the Scheme is now equal to the state pension. This means that many more of our workforce will have to work longer before they can access their full pension ...

Health and Wellbeing 2026- Delivering Together

In October 2016, a 10 year approach to transforming health and social care was launched, “Health and Wellbeing 2026: Delivering Together”. This ambitious plan was the response to the report produced by an Expert Panel led by Professor Bengoa tasked with c ...

Quality 2020- a ten year strategy to protect and improve quality in health and social care in Northern Ireland

Quality 2020 is a ten year strategy designed to protect and improve quality in health and social care in Northern Ireland.   Department of Health (Northern Ireland) Policy papers, Safety and quality standards, Quality 2020 Quality 2020 is a ten year strat ...

DEIS plan 2017.

The DEIS Plan 2017, which replaces the current Action Plan launched in 2005, sets out our vision for future intervention in the critical area of social inclusion in education policy. 10.14655/11971-1102304 Ireland. Department of Education and Skills. Soci ...

Connecting for Life Cork. Cork suicide and self-harm prevention action plan 2017- 2020.

. 10.14655/11971-1102296 Health Service Executive Self-harm, Injury, Suicide Connecting for Life, Ireland’s National Strategy to Reduce Suicide, 2015-2020 aims ‘to support local communities’ capacity to prevent and respond to suicidal behaviour’ and action ...

IPRT strategic plan 2017- 2021.

IPRTâ?Ts three strategic goals for 2017â?"2021 are: 1. Advocate for a national penal policy that is: just and humane, promotes effective non-custodial responses to crime, and uses prison as a last resort. 2. Promote a penal system that is: humane as ...

EMCDDA strategy 2025.

. 10.14655/11971-1090892 European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction Substance Misuse This strategy sets out an ambitious course of travel for the agency to 2025. It presents a vision to contribute to a healthier and more secure Europe, through ...

IPH response to the Planning (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations (NI) 2017

10.14655/11971-1084870 Institute of Public Health in Ireland Infrastructure, Environmental Impact IPH welcomed the opportunity to respond to the NI Department for Infrastructure on the Planning (Environmental Impact Assessment) Regulations (Northern Irela ...

Improving Men’s Health in Northern Ireland

British Medical Association in Northern Ireland Men's health, Poor health, Health services, Health policy Summary of recommendations 1 The need for increased research to develop a men’s health policy Priority Actions: • Develop the male health eviden ...

A Diabetes Strategic Framework

Health Minister Michelle O'Neill is delighted to present a Diabetes Strategic Framework for the north of Ireland. Diabetes is a condition which we know affects at least 90,000 people living here. Every day here, on average, 10 people are newly diagno ...

Leaving Prostitution: a strategy for help and support

Strategy under Section 19 of the Human Trafficking and Exploitation (Criminal Justice and Support for Victims) Act (Northern Ireland) 2015 10.14655/11971-1014767 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Policy papers, Pub ...

Stopping Domestic and Sexual Violence and Abuse in Northern Ireland Strategy

The Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety and the Department of Justice, as the lead policy Departments for Domestic and Sexual Violence and Abuse, have publish a new Strategy for tackling domestic and sexual violence and abuse in Northe ...

The Firefighters Pension Scheme (Consequential Provisions) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2016- Consultation Response Report

The Department ran a targeted consultation from 30 November to 18 December 2015 on draft regulations entitled the Firefighters’ Pension Scheme (Consequential Provisions) (Amendment) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2015.  The purpose of these draft regulati ...

Research for Better Health and Social Care Strategy (2016-25)

Research and development is an integral part of ensuring that health and social care services are of the highest quality and informed by the best available and up-to-date evidence.  For that reason, DHSSPS invests over £10m annually in promoting research ...

Child Protection Policy for Children's Homes

Children are among the most vulnerable members of society: they are liable to abuse, exploitation and deprivation. They have the right to expect and receive protection from within the childcare system 10.14655/11971-987789 Department of Health, Social Ser ...

Disability Action Plan 2012-16

The Department remains committed to the fulfilment of the twodisability duties, as set out in Section 49A of the DisabilityDiscrimination Act (DDA) 1995, across the Department’s functions.  10.14655/11971-987781 Department of Health, Social Services and P ...