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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 - The Draft Control of Dogs (Wales) Bill »We are committed to ensuring that out-of-control and dangerous dogs are dealt with effectively.Learn more »
Consultation on proposals for ground-breaking legislation to reform arrangements for renting homes
Minister for Housing and Regeneration Carl Sargeant has launched a White Paper for consultation on the Welsh Government’s legislative proposals to improve arrangements for renting homes.
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- Consultation on proposals for ground-breaking legislation to reform arrangements for renting homes
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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 »
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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 »
Welsh Index of Multiple Deprivation 2011
This is the official measure of relative deprivation at the small area level for Wales. It replaces Welsh Index of Multiple Deprivation (WIMD) 2008.
Welsh Index of Multiple Deprivation 2011: Guidance on Use
This short document offers guidance on WIMD, its construction and use.
Welsh Index of Multiple Deprivation 2011: StatsWales tables
Access to the complete WIMD data set on StatsWales, including a look-up table for postcodes and Lower Level Super Output Area (LSOAs). Physical environment indicators for 2011, previously available only at LSOA level, were published aggregated to local authority and deprivation decile group on 28 June 2012.
- An error was identified in the 2011 indicators affecting the death rate (standardised per 100,000 population). This does not affect the Health domain, main index or LSOA ndicator values, only those indicators at higher aggregated levels. These indicators were corrected on 12th December 2011.
- A small error was identified in the 2011 indicators, affecting youth and adult offending rates only. This did not affect the community safety domain, main index or LSOA indicator values, only those indicators at higher aggregated levels. These indicators were corrected on 22 November 2011.
Welsh Index of Multiple Deprivation 2011: Summary Report
This includes a summary of WIMD 2011, local authority analysis, guidance on how to download and use WIMD, a summary of methodological changes; a list of the indicators used to create WIMD 2011.
This technical report, published on 22 December 2011, describes how the Welsh Index of Multiple Deprivation (WIMD) 2011 was constructed. The deprivation domains which were used are listed, together with the indicators within each domain, and the geographical units used are specified. The report also explains the statistical algorithms used to construct the index from these components.
Also included are the individual domain scores and overall index scores for each LSOA.
Welsh Index of Multiple Deprivation 2011: Quality Report
A quality assessment of WIMD and its domains