National School Categorisation System »This new system is not purely data-driven but also takes into account the leadership, teaching and learning that goes on in our schools.Learn more »
New plan to ensure learners are Qualified for Life
A Welsh Government plan to improve education and ensure all learners in Wales benefit from excellent teaching and learning has been launched by Education Minister, Huw Lewis.
- £37m investment to improve the housing supply and boost the economy
- Action needed to tackle our growing waistlines- Chief Medical Officer
- New plan to ensure learners are Qualified for Life
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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
- Consultation on Local Development Plans Process Review
- Implementing the Emissions Performance Standard: Monitoring and Enforcement Arrangements in England and Wales
- Collection and management of devolved taxes in Wales
- Reservoir Safety in Wales: Consultation on the Commencement of Schedule 4 to the Flood and Water Management Act 2010
- Consultation on improving the availability of allotments and community gardens
- The registration of further education teachers with the Education Workforce Council
Featured consultation »Draft 10-year plan for the early years, childcare and play workforce
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Section highlightHousing (Wales) Act 2014The Act introduces significant improvements across the housing sector to ensure that people have access to a decent, affordable home and better housing-related services.
Legislative programme 2014 - 2015 »
Bills that the Welsh Government will bring forward in 2014/2015.Learn more »
Section highlightWales for Africa grant
The Wales for Africa grant supports projects that build mutually beneficial links between Wales and Sub-Saharan Africa.
1st Supplementary Budget 2014-15 »
The 1st Supplementary Budget proposes a number of changes to the Final Budget for 2014-15, which was published in December 2013.Learn more »
- Statistics & Research
We have a number of schemes to encourage children and young people to get active and take up sport.
Young people aged 16 and under can swim for free at certain times during school holidays.
Visit the Sports Council for Wales website to find out more.
The Dragon Sport initiative is designed to offer 7-11 year olds fun and enjoyable sporting opportunities.
Visit the Dragon Sport website for more information.
5x60 Secondary School sport programme
The 5x60 programme aims to increase the number of secondary-age pupils taking part in sport or physical activity for 60 minutes, at least five times a week.
Read more about the 5x60 programme on the Sports Council website.
Visit the 5x60 website for young people.
Raise Your Game
With videos and interviews of sportsmen and women in Wales, the Raise Your Game website covers five steps to success for achieving your goals:
- Concentration and
The website is run by BBC Wales and supported by the Welsh Government and the Sports Council of Wales.