Review of the legislation managing the Welsh crustacean fisheries »The crustacean fisheries are the mainstay of the Welsh fishing industry, with £3.8 million worth of crustaceans landed into Wales in 2012.Learn more »
£50 on-the-spot fine for people caught smoking in cars carrying children proposed in Wales
People in Wales could face a £50 on-the-spot fine if they are caught flouting a ban on smoking in cars carrying children under plans unveiled by the Welsh Government.
- New Cabinet announced by First Minister
- Minister sets out plans to help Welsh nature thrive
- £50 on-the-spot fine for people caught smoking in cars carrying children proposed in Wales
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- Children and young people
- Culture and sport
- Education and skills
- Environment and countryside
- Equality and diversity
- Health and social care
- Smoke-free private vehicles carrying children
- Nature Recovery Plan for Wales
- Draft Undertaking Gypsy and Traveller Accommodation Assessments guidance
- Reservoir Safety in Wales: Consultation on the Commencement of Schedule 4 to the Flood and Water Management Act 2010
- Amending the Environmental Damage (Prevention and Remediation) Regulations 2009 to transpose Article 38 of the Offshore Safety Directive
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Section highlightThe Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) BillThe Bill strengthens existing governance arrangements for improving the well-being of Wales to ensure that present needs are met without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.
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
Here you will find publications produced by the Welsh Government in line with the Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act of 2005.
View the Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act 2005 (external link).
This study was jointly commissioned by English and Welsh Governments to establish an evidence base to help any future policy decisions on sky lanterns and helium balloons.
This is a mid-term evaluation of the Tidy Towns initiative which supports people to take responsibility for the quality of their local environment.
In October 2009, we commissioned an evaluation of the Local Environmental Quality (LEQ) Improvement Projects Grant Scheme.
Keep Wales Tidy organised a Cleaner Wales Summit on our behalf in June 2009. After this event they submitted a report containing 76 recommendations. We are currently reviewing these recommendations.
Information for Community and Town Councils on new powers resulting from the Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act.
Guidance on the transport, deposit and disposal of waste under the Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act 2005.
This document provides guidance about insects and artificial light for local authorities, particularly Environmental Health Practitioners who enforce nuisance legislation.
Guidance on the nuisance parking provisions in the Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act 2005 and abandoned vehicles legislation.
Guidance for local authorities on new powers to deal with annoyance caused by intruder alarms.
Guidance on Part 4 of the Environmental Protection Act 1990.
Guidance on the Fixed Penalty Notice Provisions of the Environmental Protection Act 1990, the Clean Neighbourhoods and Environment Act 2005 and other legislation.
This guidance covers the offences, penalties, procedures and forms for making dog control orders.
Sections of the Anti-social Behaviour Act 2003 enable local authorities to request the removal of graffiti.
This document provides guidance on the legislation available for dealing with abandoned shopping and luggage trolleys.
Pride in our Communities is the partnership document for Environment Agency Wales and its wide range of partners.
A practical guide to the duties to keep land clear of litter under the Environmental Protection Act 1990.
This is the 5 year fly-tipping strategy for Wales.