The only way to make sure your voice is heard is to complete the government's consultation document - here the Daily Echo shows you how to do it.

The consultation document is the method by which the government wants to canvass opinions of the public.

Below, is the advice on how to answer the questions laid down in the consultation document in a manner that ensures the highest level of support for Southampton.

Simply visit the consultation website by following the link below (it opens in a new window) and refer to the document below to get the best answers.

Click here to launch the online consultation form>>

To read the document below, click the button on the bottom left, next to the "S" to make the document full screen, then simply refer between it and the consultation site.

• If you prefer, you can download the guidance notes in PDF form.