Contingency planning for winter weather »Severe weather requires robust, collaborative planning between the Welsh Government and the public and private sectors in Wales.Learn more »
New powers to safeguard vulnerable children and adults in Wales
A legal obligation to report any child or adult believed to be at risk of abuse or neglect will be implemented in Wales in 2016, Health and Social Services Minister Mark Drakeford today announced.
- “Get vaccinated against the flu”, Wales’ top doctor urges
- 0808 80 10 800 - 24 hour help for domestic abuse victims
- New powers to safeguard vulnerable children and adults in Wales
- Designation of Licensing authority under Part 1 of the Housing (Wales) Act 2014
- Flood and Coast Investment Programme (FaCIP)
- Local authority environmental permitting fees and charges 2015-16
- National Training Framework on gender-based violence, domestic abuse and sexual violence
- Travelling to better health
- Adoption and Children Act 2002 (Joint Adoption Arrangements)(Wales) Directions 2015
Section highlightQualifications Wales BillThe Bill will establish Qualifications Wales as an independent regulator for qualifications and the qualification system in Wales.
Legislative programme 2014 - 2015 »
Bills that the Welsh Government will bring forward in 2014/2015.Learn more »
Section highlightProject pipeline update
This 6th edition details over 370 investments across both public and private sectors with a value of more than £40bn.
Final Budget 2015-16 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Departments for 2015-16 is £15·3bn.Learn more »
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The Ministerial Code issued by the First Minister, provides guidance to Ministers on how they should act and arrange their affairs in order to uphold these standards. In particular, they are expected to observe the 7 Principles of Public Life and the principles of Ministerial Conduct. The Code applies to Ministers, the Counsel General and Deputy Ministers.
The Ministerial Code requires the following information to be published annually:
- numbers, names, and paybands of Special Advisers and their overall salary cost
- list of relevant Ministers' interests
- list of gifts received by Ministers on behalf of the Welsh Government valued at more than £260
- list of all Ministerial travel overseas costing more than £500 per trip together with the total cost of all Ministers’ visits overseas.