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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 - Update on tobacco policy »Standardised packaging of tobacco products and Sub Committees on The Smoke-free Premises etc. (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2012.Learn more »
Internet short cut for Welsh village with the longest name
The Welsh village with the longest name in the UK has succeeded in at least making one thing a whole lot shorter – the time it takes to surf the internet.
- Cardiff Airport key to Wales’ position in global market – First Minister
- Consultation on proposals for ground-breaking legislation to reform arrangements for renting homes
- Internet short cut for Welsh village with the longest name
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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 »
Circular Letters - 2006
Circular Letters provide advice and guidance on various planning topics.
Circular Letters are used to provide clarification of policy or procedure and are issued by the Minister or officials on his/her behalf.
This guidance provides an explanation of the changes made to the 1999 EIA Regulations and of the new and expanded interpretations included in the 2006 Regulations.
This letter highlights the potential planning implications of the regulations applying to the carriage of dangerous goods.
The role of EAW is to make available data and expertise to assist developers in undertaking flood consequences assessment and advising on mitigation.
This clarfication letter provides guidance for Members of local authorities about their role in undertaking their land use planning responsibilities.
This letter explains more about the digital switchover and its potential implications for the planning services.
The circular letter outlines the procedure for potential childminders to gain permission for childminding. It also makes recommendations for local planning authorities on how to carry out the local assessment for childcare provision, and working practices on how the planning authorities may handle ...
Interim guidance for local planning authorities on considering the need for Environmental Impact Assessment.
The Committee of Standards in Public Life recommended that "all members of an authority's planning committee should receive training in the planning system.
This letter provides advice to ensure that environmental statements deposited with the Welsh Assembly Government are correctly addressed.
This letter is to alert you to new amending secondary legislation which revises the current permitted development rights.