Contingency planning for winter weather »Severe weather requires robust, collaborative planning between the Welsh Government and the public and private sectors in Wales.Learn more »
New powers to safeguard vulnerable children and adults in Wales
A legal obligation to report any child or adult believed to be at risk of abuse or neglect will be implemented in Wales in 2016, Health and Social Services Minister Mark Drakeford today announced.
- “Get vaccinated against the flu”, Wales’ top doctor urges
- 0808 80 10 800 - 24 hour help for domestic abuse victims
- New powers to safeguard vulnerable children and adults in Wales
- Designation of Licensing authority under Part 1 of the Housing (Wales) Act 2014
- Flood and Coast Investment Programme (FaCIP)
- Local authority environmental permitting fees and charges 2015-16
- Adoption and Children Act 2002 (Joint Adoption Arrangements)(Wales) Directions 2015
- Independent Living Fund – future arrangements to support recipients in Wales
- Consultation on Local Development Plans Process Review
Section highlightQualifications Wales BillThe Bill will establish Qualifications Wales as an independent regulator for qualifications and the qualification system in Wales.
Legislative programme 2014 - 2015 »
Bills that the Welsh Government will bring forward in 2014/2015.Learn more »
Section highlightProject pipeline update
This 6th edition details over 370 investments across both public and private sectors with a value of more than £40bn.
Final Budget 2015-16 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Departments for 2015-16 is £15·3bn.Learn more »
- Statistics & Research
All Wales Obesity Pathway
It sets out the approach for the prevention and treatment of obesity in Wales, from community-based prevention and early intervention, to bariatric surgery.
It involves health boards working with a range of groups such as local authorities:
- level 1 aims to ensure the availability and promotion to the public of opportunities to achieve and help maintain a healthy body weight
- level 2 provides of a range of services for children, young people and adults who wish to lose weight and have been identified as being at an increased risk of obesity
- level 3 aims to ensure availability of services for obese children, young people and adults who have one or more identified needs
- level 4 is about providing specialist medical services, such as bariatric surgery.
The 2014 report evaluates progress against the four levels from each of the 7 health boards in Wales.