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Section highlightThe People’s NHS Part of an initiative to engage the public in creating a safe and sustainable health service for the future.
Spreading the word »Action on the ground to increase learning materials in the medium of Welsh.Learn more »
First Minister’s call for action on the Welsh language
People from across Wales with an interest in the Welsh language are being asked to take action on its future in a national online conversation.
- Local Government Democracy Bill approved
- Minister welcomes report which could change shape and structure of education delivery in Wales for the better
- First Minister’s call for action on the Welsh language
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- Business and economy
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Welsh languageWelsh-language technology and digital media action plan
The action plan sets out our commitment to drive developments in the field of Welsh-language technology and digital media.Learn more »
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Section highlightAccess to information
The Welsh Government has followed the principles of openness in government for many years. Find out how you can make a freedom of information request or see requests that have already been made.
The Strategy for Older People in Wales 2013-2023 »The 3rd phase focuses on ensuring that older people in Wales have the resources to deal with the challenges and opportunities they face.Learn more »
- A new vision for a National Youth Work Strategy
- The future delivery of education services in Wales
- Consultation on Draft Technical Advice Note (TAN) 23 Economic Development
- Draft industrial and commercial sector plan
- Waste Prevention Programme
- Building Control system and Approved Document supporting regulation 7
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Section highlightIndex of Planning Policy Guidance for Wales
Our land use planning policy guidance is set out in two core documents, "Planning Policy Wales" and "Minerals Planning Policy Wales".
Legislative programme 2012 - 2013 »
Addressing the Assembly in the Senedd today, the First Minister, Carwyn Jones, detailed the eight bills in the Welsh Government’s 5-year Legislative Programme that will be brought forward during the second year of the Welsh Assembly.Learn more »
Section highlightCommunity Infrastructure Levy
Local authorities can charge a Community Infrastructure Levy on new developments to support the infrastructure needed.
Infrastructure Investment Case Studies »
Examples of infrastructure investment projects funded by the Welsh Government across Wales.Learn more »
Information, advice and instructions for the Fire and Rescue Service.
This circular provides guidance on the implementation of new actuarial factors for the commutation of pensions into a lump sum in the Firefighters’ Pension Scheme 1992.
This Fire and Rescue Circular brings to the attention of Fire and Rescue Services the hazard and risks associated with fires in timber framed buildings.
This circular relates to the Welsh Assembly Government’s Making the Connections targets for efficiency gains in respect of the Fire and Rescue Services for 2008-09 onwards.
To inform the Fire and Rescue Authorities (FRS) that Communities and Local Government (CLG) will no longer have responsibility for producing Dangerous Goods Emergency Action Code (Hazchem) Lists and as from 2009, these lists will be produced by the National Chemical Emergency Centre (Harwell).
This circular draws the Fire and Rescue Authorities (FRAs’) attention to the recent Home Office consultation on the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000.
This circular informs Fire and Rescue Authorities (FRAs) of the adoption of the Welsh Local Government Association Equality Improvement Framework (EIF) for the Fire and Rescue Service in Wales.
This circular sets out arrangements for the “Operational Assurance of Service Delivery” assessment process for 2009-2010.
This circular requests each Fire and Rescue Authority (FRA) to complete the attached pensions forms (FPF2 and FPF3) by 4 June 2009.
This circular requests incident data covering the fifteen month period 1 January 2007 – 31 March 2008 from Fire and Rescue Services.
From 1 April 2009, the UK Fire and Rescue Service (FRS) have joined the Skills for Justice Sector Skills Council.
The circular clarifies the position of existing advice and guidance in relation to the training, supervision and wearing of Breathing Apparatus (FRS) and the potential hazards associated with buildings of sandwich panel construction when involved in fire.
This circular announces two research reports which investigate the effect of providing venting to a basement fire such as by breaking a pavement light.
The circular describes how Fire and Rescue Services can mobilise Urban Search and Rescue canine search teams via the Fire and Rescue Service National Co-ordination Centre.
This circular sets out the performance indicators (“PIs”) for Fire and Rescue Authorities (“FRAs”).
This circular provides details of the process for collecting Fire and Rescue Services Operational Statistical Data for the period 1 April 2008 – 31 March 2009.
This circular provides details about a new national guidance document concerning residential accommodation, and is intended for landlords, managing agents, tenants and enforcers.
This guidance details the principles and describes the joint working and liaison arrangements between the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and the Fire and Rescue Services (FRSs).
This information booklet has been produced by the Chief Fire Officers Association (CFOA) with the intention of helping childminders make sure that their houses and flats are safe from fire and that they comply with the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 (FSO).
This Circular introduces a booklet on the application of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 to small premises providing accommodation (eg bed and breakfast establishments, guest houses and self-catering holiday lets.
This circular amends the Firefighters’ pension Scheme 1992 and the New firefighters Pension Scheme 2007 to allow for pension problems caused by the phasing out of the Long Service increment and the introduction of Continual Professional Development payments to be dealt with by the introduction of A ...
This circular contains information for use by Fire and Rescue Services (FRS) to assist FRS personnel to recognise aircrafts which contain Ballistic Recovery Systems (BRS).
This circular advises FRAs that IDRP arragements have been reviewed and changes introduced with the agreement of the Firefighters’ Pension Committee to ensure that they continue to meet the requirements of the Pensions Act 1995, as amended.
Diabetes UK, in collaboration with CLG and other stakeholder partners, has developed detailed guidance for the Fire and Rescue Service on the recruitment and retention of firefighter and control room staff with diabetes.
This circular provides new, informal guidance on the regulations which allow for the award of ill health retirement pensions in the Firefighters’ Pension and New Firefighters’ Pension schemes for Wales.