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 »
“Autumn Statement has done little to change the challenging public finance outlook for Wales” – Jane Hutt
Wales’ Finance Minister Jane Hutt has responded to the UK Government’s Autumn Statement – saying that it has done little to change the challenging public finance outlook for Wales.
- New guidance on care and support for over 65s
- Independent report revealed at the Event Wales International Conference 2013 outlines positive impact of games and events for Wales
- “Autumn Statement has done little to change the challenging public finance outlook for Wales” – Jane Hutt
- Consultation on Regional engagement partnership structures in the tourism sector
- Implementation of Commission Directive 2013/45/EU concerning the change to the botanical name of tomato
- School term dates regulations
- 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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Sheep and goat identification: Documents
Documents relating to sheep and goats identification
The guidance below has been issued to all Sheep and Goat keepers in Wales.
If you would like a hard copy of the guidance please contact your local Welsh Assembly Government front office.
From 1 November 2013, applications for new Sole Occupancy Authorities (SOAs) or requests for additions to existing SOAs are no longer accepted in Wales.
New rules for sheep and goats were introduced on 31 December 2009.
Whether you keep one pig as a pet or a commercial herd you need to follow certain rules regarding the identification of your animal.
You can download the sheep and goat movement license and continuation sheet here.
Important information for sheep producers
This co-funded Welsh Assembly Government and Hybu Cig Cymru – Meat Promotion Wales (HCC) project considers the benefits and possible problems associated with farmer use of EID technology.
The new rules apply to abattoirs across Great Britain.
You will find the answers to the most frequently asked questions here.
This booklet replaces earlier guidance issued in 2008 and explains the rules that will apply in Wales from 31 December 2009.
You can read the electronic tagging leaflet here.