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Statutory Guidance to Welsh Local Authorities on the Power to promote or improve Economic, Social or Environmental Well-Being under the Local Government Act 2000

We are consulting on new statutory guidance under Section 3(6) of the Local Government Act 2000 on the discretionary power available to unitary authorities and community councils to promote or improve the economic, social or environmental well-being of their area.
Start of consultation: 22/08/2012
End of consultation: 23/11/2012

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This guidance provides an explanation of the wellbeing powers and what they mean to local authorities.

We would like to receive any comments or questions on the guidance and views as to whether it is clear and useful.