History has been made – First Minister sends congratulations to Welsh team ahead of Andorra game
First Minister of Wales, Carwyn Jones, has congratulated the Welsh football team following their historic Euro 2016 qualification.
- New £10.9m childcare scheme to help get parents into work
- Minister launches UK’s first Software Academy
Featured Article »Celebrating success in the creative and arts sectors in Wales
- History has been made – First Minister sends congratulations to Welsh team ahead of Andorra game
- Alternative delivery models in public service delivery: an action plan for consultation
- A call for proposals on a migrant Roma strategy for Wales
- Draft Statutory Guidance on Multi-Agency Collaboration in respect of violence against women, domestic abuse and sexual violence
- Care and Support (Business Failure) (Wales) Regulations 2015 and the Care and Support (Provision of Health Services) (Wales) Regulations 2015, stemming from the Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014
- Draft statutory guidance on the National Training Framework on violence against women, domestic abuse and sexual violence
- Environmental permitting guidance on small waste oil burners
Section highlightThe Planning (Wales) Act 2015
The act puts in place delivery structures, processes and procedures to make Wales’ planning system fit for the 21st century.
Legislative programme 2014 - 2015 »
Bills that the Welsh Government will bring forward in 2014/2015.Learn more »
Section highlightTaxes in Wales
The devolution of some taxes to Wales from April 2018 provides us with the opportunity to reshape those taxes to better meet our circumstances and priorities.
1st Supplementary Budget 2015-16 »
The 1st supplementary budget proposes a number of changes to the final budget for 2015-16, which was published in December 2014.Learn more »
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Culture and sport
12 October 2015
Welsh gymnast Frankie Jones is encouraging children and their families to take part in a range of fun indoor and outdoor games as part of a Welsh Government drive to get young people active.
30 September 2015
Ancient monuments across Wales will benefit from over £121,000 of Welsh Government funding to restore and protect them for future generations.
04 September 2015
The Welsh Government has announced plans for an all-Wales library card, which would mean users could borrow and return books in any library across the country.
25 August 2015
The Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism welcomes the publication of an independent report on the future delivery of local museum services in Wales.
04 August 2015
Ministers from Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland have united in a pledge to ensure the interests of all three devolved administrations are central to the future of the BBC.
08 July 2015
Wales is set for a summer of varied events which have been supported by the Welsh Government.
25 June 2015
There are five trustee vacancies, as well as a Vice President, to sit on the Board
29 May 2015
Locations across Wales are being encouraged to bid for the opportunity to host the iconic poppy sculptures
21 May 2015
The Fusion: Tackling Poverty through Culture programme will bring together Communities First and cultural bodies for the first time to engage with and inspire young people and adults.
05 May 2015
First Wales-only legislation for the care and protection of our distinct historic environment will be introduced into the National Assembly today.
28 April 2015
Communities are being encouraged to take advantage of a special Welsh Government grant to repair and conserve community war memorials.
17 April 2015
Museums, archives and libraries across Wales will benefit from almost £2.7million in the latest round of Welsh Government grant funding.
09 April 2015
The Deputy Minister welcomes the positive response from the public to new help and guidance for communities wishing to take over local facilities which are under threat of closure.
27 March 2015
The Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism has praised the success of a drive to make every child in Wales a library member.
25 March 2015
A £5million interest free loan scheme will improve local sport and recreation facilities across Wales and encourage more people to get physically active.
24 March 2015
Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport & Tourism announces reappointment of five members to the Arts Council of Wales.
17 March 2015
The Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism has confirmed Welsh Government financial support to look into Supporters Direct establishing a presence in Wales.
09 March 2015
Pontcysyllte volunteers hear how new Wales-only plans will support their work to protect Wales’ past
New Wales-only legislation will better protect our past for future generations, the Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism, Ken Skates, has said.
26 February 2015
New guidance will help community groups who wish to take on the management of local facilities which are under threat of closure
12 February 2015
The Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism has outlined an ambitious vision to make Wales the most active and creative nation in Europe.
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