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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
- 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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- Business and economy
- Children and young people
- Culture and sport
- Education and skills
- Environment and countryside
- Equality and diversity
- Health and social care
- Housing and community
- Improving public services
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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
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 »
Professional and academic bodies
Find out about academic bodies that do work on sustainability and design.
Centre for Regeneration Excellence in Wales (CREW)
The Centre promotes integrated regeneration across Wales. It does this by sharing experience, good practice and skills across all the professions involved in regeneration.
CREW aims to connect people and places, and to develop techniques and practices that will help everyone involved in regeneration.
Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers
The Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) is the professional body supporting the science, art and practice of building services engineering.
Chartered Institute of Housing Cymru
The Chartered Institute of Housing Cymru (CIH Cymru) is the professional body for people involved in housing and communities.
Chartered Institute of Wastes Management
The Chartered Institution of Wastes Management, (CIWM), is the professional body which represents waste and resource professionals working in the sustainable waste and resource management sectors worldwide. CIWM sets the professional standards in sustainable resource and waste management.
Institution of Civil Engineers
The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) strives to promote and progress civil engineering, delivering sustainable development through knowledge, skill and professional expertise.
Institute of Environmental Management and Assessment (IEMA)
IEMA is the organisation established to promote best practice standards in environmental management, auditing and assessment.
Joseph Rowntree Foundation
Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) and Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust (JRHT) are two independent charities that work together to understand the root causes of social problems, identify ways of overcoming them, and show how social needs can be met in practice.
Landscape Institute Wales
Landscape Institute Wales (LIW) is the professional body and regulator for landscape architecture. The Landscape Institute is charged with protecting, conserving and enhancing the natural and built environment for the benefit of the public.
Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors Wales (RICS)
RICS Wales is a national association to ensure a surveying voice is heard on issues affecting land, property, construction and the environment.
Royal Society of Architects in Wales
Royal Society of Architects in Wales (RSAW) is the organisation of the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) in Wales. Their mission is to promote architecture and the work of architects to potential clients, policy makers and the general public.
Royal Town Planning Institute Cymru (RTPI)
RTPI Cymru promotes the planning profession and builds links with other environment professions and organisations throughout Wales.