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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 »
National Library base for US Radio Travel programme
On Saturday 25 May, The National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth will be host to US radio star, Peter Greenberg.
- Industry and government plan for a healthy future for farming in Wales
- Historic garden is a breakfast TV star
- National Library base for US Radio Travel programme
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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 »
- Future management of private water supply pipes
- Amendments to the Motor Vehicle (Competitions and Trials) Regulations 1969 and the Motor Vehicles (Off Road Events) Regulations 1995
- Higher Education (Wales) Bill: Technical consultation
- The draft School Governors’ Annual Reports (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2013
- The future of agricultural statistical data collection methods in Wales
- Consultation - Local Authorities (Standing Orders) (Wales) Regulations 2006 (Amendment) Regulations 2013
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 »
Broadcasting and Publishing Documents
Our publications on culture and sport in Wales are posted here.
Below are the Welsh Government's responses to key broadcasting and publishing consultations.
This is the Welsh Government’s response to the Communications Review seminar on Supporting Growth in the Radio (audio) Sector
This is the Welsh Government’s letter to the Chief Executive Officer of Trinity Mirror in response to their announcement on restructuring within the company.
This is the Welsh Government’s response to the Draft Operating Agreement between the BBC Trust and the S4C Authority.
This is the Welsh Government response to the Delivering Quality First proposals.
This is the Welsh Government's response to the report of the Communities Equality and Local Government Committee’s Task and Finish Group on the future outlook for the Media in Wales.
This is an evidence paper in connection with the Communities, Equality & Local Government Committee (CELG) Task and Finish Group on the future of the Media in Wales.
This is the Welsh Government response to the consultation on proposals to amend S4C’s governance arrangements.
Welsh Ministers set up the review of the Community Radio Fund to evaluate the effects of the Fund.
The Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has plans to develop new local television stations.
The Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) in the UK Government is undertaking a wide-scale review of the regulatory framework supporting the UK communications sector. An open letter was published on 16 May 2011 asking a broad range of questions. This is the Welsh Government’s response.
The Welsh Government response to the BBC Trust's five-yearly review of its national radio stations stressed the importance in Wales of Radio Wales and Radio Cymru.
In November 2010, the Welsh Affairs Committee began an inquiry into the funding and governance of S4C. This is the Welsh Government's written evidence.
In March 2010 the BBC Trust announced a consultation on the strategic review conducted on the BBC’s activities. This is the Welsh Assembly Government’s response.
In June 2009, the UK Government Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) announced a consultation on ways to sustain independent and impartial news in the Nations, locally and in the regions. This is the Welsh Assembly Government's response.
The review took place in 2009.
The report was published in July 2009.
The report on the newspaper industry was published in July 2009.
This document sets out the response of the Welsh Assembly Government to Phase 2 of Ofcom’s Review of Public Service Broadcasting published in September 2008.
This is the report produced by the advisory group that was set up by the Heritage Minister and that informed the Government's response to to Phase 2 of Ofcom’s Review of Public Service Broadcasting.
The National Assembly for Wales’ Broadcasting Committee launched its report in July 2008.
Ofcom carried out its second review of Public Service Broadcasting in 2008.
During the summer of 2007, S4C published proposals for extending Welsh language television services for Children.
The BBC's Royal Charter was renewed during 2006.
The Telecommunications regulator, Ofcom, carried out a review of the Television Production Sector in 2006.
This consultation builds on the outcomes of Review of Radio, Phase 2: Allocating more bandwidth for DAB digital radio.