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Section highlightHouses into homes This report details findings to emerge from the evaluation during the first six months of delivery (April to September 2012).
Written Statement - Update on tobacco policy »Standardised packaging of tobacco products and Sub Committees on The Smoke-free Premises etc. (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2012.Learn more »
Living Longer: Ageing Well
The third phase of the Welsh Government’s pioneering Strategy for Older People in Wales has been launched.
- ‘Enterprise Troopers’ set to storm Wales’ primary schools
- “Wales is leading the way on Sustainable Procurement” – Jane Hutt
- Living Longer: Ageing Well
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- Business and economy
- Children and young people
- Culture and sport
- Education and skills
- Environment and countryside
- Equality and diversity
- Health and social care
- Housing and community
- Improving public services
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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.
Sky lanterns: environmental and risk assessment »To establish an evidence base to help any future policy decisions on sky lanterns and helium balloons.Learn more »
- Higher Education (Wales) Bill: Technical consultation
- Renting Homes White Paper
- Continuity and Change - Refreshing the Relationship between Welsh Government and the Third Sector in Wales
- Strategic Environmental Assessment: Environmental Report, Rural Development Plan for Wales 2014-2020
- The draft School Governors’ Annual Reports (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2013
- The future of agricultural statistical data collection methods in Wales
Featured consultation »Implementing the Domestic Fire Safety (Wales) Measure 2011
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Section highlightFurther and Higher Education (Governance and Information) (Wales) Bill 2013
Removes a number of technical restrictions and controls on colleges without changing the principal powers of colleges to provide further, higher and secondary education.
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.
2nd Supplementary Budget 2012-13 »
Proposes a number of changes to the 1st Supplementary Budget for 2012-13, which was published on 26 June 2012.Learn more »
Circular Letters - 2004
Circular Letters provide advice and guidance on various planning topics.
Circular Letters are used to provide clarification of policy or procedure and are issued by the Minister or officials on his/her behalf.
The sub-division of agricultural land or woodland into small plots for sale, usually on the internet, can create problems for communities and planning control. This letter is to remind Chief Planning Officers of potential remedies already available, and to emphasise the need to act swiftly and pre- ...
The Town and Country Planning (Fees for Applications and Deemed Applications) (Amendment) (Wales) Regulations 2004 were made by the National Assembly on 19 October 2004 and will come into force on 8 November 2004.
The guidance note that was issued in June 2003 has now been revised in the light of consideration of the views expressed by local planning authorities, key interested bodies and individuals during our consultation period on "Delivering Better Development Plans for Wales".
Following a review of Public Safety Zone policy and administration, it has been decided to prepare guidance for local planning authorities, to enable them to decide planning applications and consider road proposals affecting land within Public Safety Zones.
This letter seeks to remind you of the requirements of the above regulations when considering development proposals which come before you through the planning system.
This letter is to alert you to new secondary legislation.
This letter sets out the minimum guidance to future waste management development that the Welsh Assembly Government is likely to find acceptable in development plans.
This letter provides a summary of the main issues raised during training sessions for local planning authorities in 2004 on Environmental Impact Assessment.