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.
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- “Autumn Statement has done little to change the challenging public finance outlook for Wales” – Jane Hutt
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- Implementation of Commission Directive 2013/45/EU concerning the change to the botanical name of tomato
- School term dates regulations
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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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We are responsible for the successful delivery of key provisions under the Equality Act 2010 and in particular the public sector specific equality duties for Wales. This includes leading the Government's work in setting equality objectives that will make a tangible difference to the lives of the people in Wales.
Setting the objectives includes collecting and analysing evidence, engaging with organisations and people, as well as equality impact assessment.
Our priorities include:
- Successful implementation of the Welsh public sector specific equality duties that promote equality of opportunity, eliminate discrimination, harassment and victimisation, and advance good relations between people
- Fulfilment of the Government of Wales Act 2006 duty to pay due regard to the principle that there should be equality of opportunity for all people.
- Working towards greater community cohesion and inclusion
- Implementation of the Equality Act 2010 and the International Conventions, and delivery of the Equality Annual Report and Welsh Ministers' Report on equality and inclusion