Consultation Submissions

The Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) regularly submits responses to public consultations and publishes reports on key topics of relevance to British Muslim communities, based on discussion with MCB affiliates.

Our recent submissions and reports on various issues since 2002 can be downloaded below. In addition, click here to view British Muslim Statistics: Briefing Papers

23 December 2020 Submission to the Law Commission’s Summary Consultation on Hate Crime

30 October 2020Submission to the Foreign Affairs Select Committee Inquiry on the Xinjiang Detention Camps

10 November 2020Report: Together in Tribulation: British Muslims and the COVID-19 Pandemic

17 September 2020 – The Muslim Council of Britain: Progressive Interlocutor or Redundant Gatekeeper, Paper for Islam UK Centre, Cardiff University.

30 August 2020 – Centre for Media Monitoring’s Submission to APPG on British Muslims Inquiry on British Muslim response to COVID-19

24 August 2020 – CfMM Report: How the British Media Reports Terrorism 

5 August 2020Submission to the Women and Equalities Select Committee inquiry into the impact of COVID-19 on BAME people

29 July 2020 Recommendations to the Labour Party on Kashmir

27 July 2020 Submission to House of Lords Public Services Select Committee Lessons into Coronavirus inquiry

20 July 2020 Briefing paper on Kashmir for Roundtable with the Labour Party

14 July 2020  Submission to Low Pay Commission’s inquiry into 2021 minimum wage rates (Full Low Pay Commission 2020 report, click here)

30 June 2020  Submission to Labour’s review into the impact of COVID-19 on BAME communities

30 June 2020 Submission to Women and Equalities Select Committee inquiry into the impact of COVID-19 on people with protected characteristics

28 June 2020 Submission to Home Office Protecting Places of Worship Consultation

20 May 2020 Submission to Public Health England’s review into the impact of ethnicity on COVID-19

30 April 2020 – Centre for Media Monitoring’s Submission of Written Evidence to the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Religion in the Media for their Inquiry into Religious Literacy

27 April 2020 – Centre for Media Monitoring’s Submission of Evidence to the Lords Select Committee on the Future of Journalism

15 April 2020 Letter to the Home Office – Extension of Protecting Places of Worship Consultation (On 29 April, the consultation deadline was extended to 28 June 2020, full consultation information here.)

27 March 2020 – Centre for Media Monitoring’s Response to IPSO Editors Code Review

5 March 2020  Submission to the Equality and Human Rights Commission on Islamophobia in the Conservative Party

5 March 2020 – Letter from The Law Society of England and Wales to Prime Minister Modi – detention of the President of Jammu and Kashmir High Court Bar Association. (The MCB’s Legal Affairs Committee has been working with The Law Society to raise the situation in Kashmir.)

31 January 2020 – Submission to the Mayor of London’s Manifesto Consultation – London Labour Party