Help to Buy – Wales Shared Equity Scheme »This shared equity loan will make up the shortfall between the purchase price of a property and the funding available to buyers through their cash deposit and mortgage offer.Learn more »
Enhanced rights for older people in Wales move a step closer
The Welsh Government has announced its plans for a public consultation on proposals for a Declaration of the Rights of Older People.
- “£200m boost will accelerate Wales’ school re-building programme and support 23,000 jobs” – Jane Hutt
- Poor being stigmatised by welfare debate
- Enhanced rights for older people in Wales move a step closer
- Alternatives to Waste Transfer Notes and other aspects of Waste Regulation
- Proposals concerning the publication of official statistics
- Consultation on Regional engagement partnership structures in the tourism sector
- Beyond 2011: Consultation on Census and future provision of population statistics in England and Wales
- M4 Corridor around Newport Consultation
- Undertaking fatal and non-fatal drug poisoning reviews in Wales
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Section highlightThe Housing (Wales) Bill
The Bill will introduce significant improvements across the housing sector to ensure that people have access to a decent, affordable home and better housing-related services.
Legislative programme 2013 - 2014 »
The First Minister detailed the 8 bills in the Welsh Government’s 5-year Legislative Programme that will be brought forward during the 3rd year of the Welsh Assembly.Learn more »
Section highlightProject pipeline update - December 2013
This Wales Infrastructure Investment Plan annex highlights planned investments and potential procurement opportunities.
Final Budget 2014-15 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Departments for 2014-15 is £14.9bn.Learn more »
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Housing and community
10 December 2013
Stereotypes of the poor and the language often used to describe them needs to be challenged, Deputy Minister for Tackling Poverty Vaughan Gething warns today.
05 December 2013
The Minister for Housing and Regeneration, Carl Sargeant, saw for himself the good work being done by Rural Housing Enablers (RHEs) in Wales.
03 December 2013
The Minister for Housing, Carl Sargeant, today highlighted how landlords will in future be able to make a difference in tackling anti-social behaviour and domestic violence in Wales.
02 December 2013
Advice services in Carmarthenshire that help people through the tough economic climate has been praised by the Minister for Communities & Tackling Poverty Jeff Cuthbert at an event in Llanelli.
28 November 2013
Housing Minister Carl Sargeant has praised a scheme which is transforming a derelict former Youth Centre into nine affordable housing units in Flint.
28 November 2013
The Minister for Housing and Regeneration, Carl Sargeant, was in Anglesey today to see how Welsh Government funding is making a real difference to vulnerable people there.
28 November 2013
Communities and Tacking Poverty Minister, Jeff Cuthbert, is in Llandudno today to visit the North Wales Credit Union.
25 November 2013
Housing Minister, Carl Sargeant announced today a new scheme which will help buyers of new homes and provide a major boost to home builders across Wales will open for business in the New Year.
25 November 2013
Local Government and Government Business Minister Lesley Griffiths has marked White Ribbon Day.
22 November 2013
Communities and Tackling Poverty Minister, Jeff Cuthbert, has reaffirmed his concerns about payday lending.
21 November 2013
A new drop in centre providing advice and support to people experiencing domestic abuse in South Gwynedd has been officially opened by Local Government Minister Lesley Griffiths
20 November 2013
The Minister for Housing and Regeneration, Carl Sargeant has today outlined what the Welsh Government is doing to improve the landscape for landlords and tenants across Wales.
19 November 2013
Jeff Cuthbert, Communities and Tackling Poverty Minister, has announced a series of grants today that will allow almost 7,000 extra people to access free advice services.
18 November 2013
The Minister has published Wales’ first Housing Bill which sets out an ambitious programme of action to make Wales a better place to live and ensure that everyone is able to access a decent home.
15 November 2013
Local Government and Government Business Minister Lesley Griffithstoday joined members of Wrexham AFC’s squad to sign the “Not in MyName” pledge against domestic abuse.
14 November 2013
Lesley Griffiths was the key note speaker at an event in North Wales aimed at improving the co-ordination of services for Veterans, Armed Forces personnel and their families.
13 November 2013
The Minister for Communities and Tackling Poverty Jeff Cuthbert today announced the extension of the Communities First programme to continue helping deprived areas to at least May 2016.
07 November 2013
The impact of payday lenders in Wales will be the focus of talks between the Communities & Tackling Poverty Minister and the Archbishop of Wales Barry Morgan later today.
06 November 2013
The Housing Minister has today highlighted how a Welsh Government scheme is tackling the blight caused by residential properties lying empty and is expected to bring 900 homes back into use.
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