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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 »
Industry and government plan for a healthy future for farming in Wales
Farmers and Welsh Government will come together today to plan for a healthy and vibrant agricultural industry.
- Statement from First Minister of Wales, Carwyn Jones, on the Woolwich attack
- Historic garden is a breakfast TV star
- Industry and government plan for a healthy future for farming in Wales
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- Education and skills
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- Equality and diversity
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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.
Sky lanterns: environmental and risk assessment »To establish an evidence base to help any future policy decisions on sky lanterns and helium balloons.Learn more »
- Future management of private water supply pipes
- Higher Education (Wales) Bill: Technical consultation
- Renting Homes White Paper
- The draft School Governors’ Annual Reports (Wales) (Amendment) Regulations 2013
- The future of agricultural statistical data collection methods in Wales
- Consultation - Local Authorities (Standing Orders) (Wales) Regulations 2006 (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 »
Data for the Areas Identified in the Wales Spatial Plan, 2009 Update
The bulletin is informed by the wider Wales Spatial Plan data resource (first published in late 2007), which has been developed to include updates to existing data as well as some new data items. The updated resource will be available on the Welsh Assembly Government website from 9 December 2009, providing access to a set of themed data spreadsheets for each of the six areas, along with a spreadsheet for each theme, showing all the areas alongside each other.
The statistical profiles and data resource cover a wide range of data items. A very small selection of points from the individual statistical profiles is given below.
- North West Wales has the lowest projected growth in the number of households between 2006 and 2031 in Wales at 23.2% (Wales 27.5%)
- Employment rates in North East Wales were the highest across Wales in 2008, at 75.6% of its working age population (Wales 70.7%).
- Central Wales had the lowest primary school pupil-teacher ratios across Wales in January 2009, at 17.5 pupils per teacher, and also the lowest secondary school pupil-teacher ratios, at 15.6 pupils per teacher (Wales 19.9 and 16.4).
- Pembrokeshire Haven had the highest house prices in 2008 amongst all Spatial Plan areas in Wales, at just under £183,000 (based on completed sales).
- Swansea Bay had the highest percentage of its population treated by an NHS dentist in the two years to 31 March 2009, at 60% (55% for Wales), but also the highest percentage of adults with less than 21 teeth or mainly false teeth or dentures at 31% (28% for Wales) for 2007-2008.
- In 2008, South East Wales had lowest number of road accidents reported to the police per 10,000 persons in Wales, at 22.4 (Wales 26.0).
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