Archive Consultations

The table below details closed/archived consultations.

Final documents are marked ‘Final’ or ‘Board approved’. Please note that all documents are relevant to the period of consultation and may of been subsequently revised.

If you have any queries about PBNI’s consultations or wish to request documents in alternative formats, please contact the Communications Unit, 80-90 North Street, Belfast, BT1 1LD. Tel (028) 9052 2522, Text-phone: (028) 9026 2490, SMS text messages to 07823 884 124 or email:

Consultation periodDescriptionDocuments
13/08/19 – 30/10/19Corporate Plan Consultation 2020 – 2023

The Probation Board for Northern Ireland consulted on the development of its next Corporate Plan for 2020-2023.

Probation received a number of responses from staff, partners and the general public. These responses will help form the Corporate Plan that will go before the Board for agreement.

Corporate Plan 2020-2023 Consultation Document (PDF)
 05/08/16 – 14/10/16Priorities for PBNI Corporate Plan 2017-20

This consultation seeks views on PBNI’s priorities for its next Corporate Plan for 2017-20. We invite comments on the Plan from members of the public, key stakeholders as well as organisations and individuals who have an interest in this area.

Priorities for the Corporate Plan 2017-2020 (PDF)
17/10/14 -16/01/15PBNI Disability Action Plan 2015-2020 

This Disability Action Plan is a statement of the PBNI’s commitment to promote positive attitudes towards disabled people; and encourage the participation of people with disabilities in public life roles.

The Probation Board for Northern Ireland are particularly interested to receive feedback on its planned actions (page 9) and specifically what else should be done to promote positive attitudes towards people with disabilities and their greater involvement in public life roles. We are happy to receive feedback in any format including: – in person, by phone call, in writing or email.

PBNI Disability Action Plan 2015-2020 – Board Approved (PDF)

Disability Action Plan 2015-2020 consultation summary (PDF)

PBNI Disability Action Plan 2015-2020 – consultation draft (PDF)

31/07/13 – 06/11/13Corporate Plan Consultation 2014 – 2017

The Probation Board for Northern Ireland is now consulting on the development of its next Corporate Plan for 2014-17.We want to listen to your views about how PBNI can help make Northern Ireland safer, your views are important to us as we begin to think about our priorities over the next three years.

Corporate Plan 2014-2017 (Board Approved) (PDF)

Corporate Plan Consultation Document (word doc)

18/12/12 – 20/02/13Hate Crime Policy

PBNI are currently conducting a consultation on our draft Hate Crime Policy. We are keen to receive feedback from our consultees especially those who have previously expressed an interest in this area of PBNI’s work. We ask that you return your comments to us by Wednesday the 20th February 2013, however if you require an extension please contact us to discuss how we may accommodate your request.