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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 - The Draft Control of Dogs (Wales) Bill »We are committed to ensuring that out-of-control and dangerous dogs are dealt with effectively.Learn more »
Consultation on proposals for ground-breaking legislation to reform arrangements for renting homes
Minister for Housing and Regeneration Carl Sargeant has launched a White Paper for consultation on the Welsh Government’s legislative proposals to improve arrangements for renting homes.
- Cardiff Airport key to Wales’ position in global market – First Minister
- Culture Minister pledges support to Welsh broadcast industry
- Consultation on proposals for ground-breaking legislation to reform arrangements for renting homes
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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.
National minimum standards for regulated child care »These standards determine whether child minding and day care settings are providing adequate care for children under the age of 8.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
- Development of a national standards and outcomes framework for Children and Young People's advocacy services in Wales
- Strategic Environmental Assessment: Environmental Report, Rural Development Plan for Wales 2014-2020
- The draft School Governors’ Annual Reports (Wales) (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 »
Reach the Heights
Designed to provide young people aged 11-19 in West Wales and the Valleys with skills that will help them to remain engaged or to re-engage with employment, education or training.
'Reach the Heights' includes two projects to provide help and new opportunities to young people.
1. First Footholds
This project will work with some of Wales' most disadvantaged young people to help them defeat some of the barriers they face.
2. Routes to the Summit
This project aims to raise the skills and aspirations of young people so that they can make better progress in education and training and move more easily into work or higher education.
Our partners ('project sponsors') in 'Reach the Heights' are:
- The Arts Council of Wales. For further information please view the Arts Council of Wales website
- Children in Wales. For further information please view the Children in Wales website
- Community Music Wales. For further information please view the Community Music Wales website
- Funky Dragon. For further information please view the Funky Dragon website;
- Save the Children (Participation Unit). For further information please view Save the Children website
- SNAP Cymru. For further information please view the SNAP Cymru website
- Techniquest. For further information please view the Techniquest website
- Urdd Gobaith Cymru. For further information please view the Urdd Gobaith Cymru website
Most of the activities and opportunities created by 'Reach the Heights' will be carried out by other partner organisations, chosen through a public bidding process.
Organisations wanting to get involved in providing these activities can register at the sell2wales website to be kept informed and to be considered.
This project is part financed by the European Social Fund through the Welsh Government.