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The future of our past: A consultation on proposals for the historic environment of Wales

This document presents, for public consultation, proposals for improvements to current systems for the protection and sustainable management of the Welsh historic environment and the delivery of historic environment services on the national, regional and local level.
Start of consultation: 18/07/2013
End of consultation: 11/10/2013

In its strategic plan for 2011–16, the Programme for Government, the Welsh Government set out its aim to ‘enrich the lives of individuals and communities through culture and heritage’. It identified a Heritage Bill, supported by policy development and public engagement, as a key means to achieve that objective.

The proposals for the Welsh historic environment contained in this consultation document have been informed by an extensive programme of engagement undertaken in 2012, ongoing contact with key stakeholders in the heritage sector and two commissioned pieces of research.

The Welsh Government would welcome the views of any individuals or groups with an interest in the historic environment of Wales.

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