New deal for the education workforce »Delivering our ambitions for learners in Wales will need the full commitment of a highly skilled and professional workforce.Learn more »
£2.7million for Welsh museums, archives and libraries
Museums, archives and libraries across Wales will benefit from almost £2.7million in the latest round of Welsh Government grant funding.
- PRA Health Services expansion to create nearly 90 jobs in Swansea
- E-cigarette use more common among under 15s than tobacco, research finds
- £2.7million for Welsh museums, archives and libraries
- Consultation on guidance for commissioning substance misuse services
- Proposal for the registration of school learning support workers with the Education Workforce Council
- Proposals for the Basic Payment Scheme
- Consultation on Service Framework for the Treatment of People with a Co-occurring Mental Health and Substance Misuse Problem 2015
- Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD) Consultation – UK Marine Programme of Measures
- Aligning the apprenticeship model to the needs of the Welsh economy
Section highlightRegulation and Inspection of Social Care (Wales) BillThe Bill will improve the quality of care and support in Wales and strengthen protection for citizens.
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.
Final Budget 2015-16 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Departments for 2015-16 is £15·3bn.Learn more »
- Statistics & Research
Upcoming calendar »
See the schedule for all statistics and research releases.View upcoming calendar »
Improving public services
26 February 2015
A panel which will help drive forward the Welsh Government’s ambitious programme of public service reforms is meeting for the first time today.
17 February 2015
Data on the performance of the 22 Welsh Councils is published today.
20 January 2015
Strong leadership is key to delivering better public services in Wales, says the Minister for Public Services Leighton Andrews.
10 December 2014
Public Services Minister Leighton Andrews is commissioning research into the use of zero hours contracts (ZHCs) in devolved Welsh public services.
17 November 2014
The Welsh Government is putting public opinion at the heart of reform
21 October 2014
Public Service Minister Leighton Andrews AM is putting workforce matters at the centre of the public service reform agenda
24 June 2014
The Minister for Local Government and Government Business, Lesley Griffiths AM, has introduced a new code of practice to protect public service staff.
18 June 2014
New eLearning training will help public sector front line staff resolve complaints more quickly.
04 June 2014
Data which informs regional and national collaboration in providing public services has been published today.
29 May 2014
Satisfaction with the NHS and schools in Wales remains high according to the latest results from the National Survey for Wales.
29 January 2014
Key performance data highlighting the performance of Welsh Councils from a citizen focus for each of the 22 local authorities in Wales has been published today.
20 January 2014
Radical changes to the way public services in Wales are governed and delivered are needed the Commission on Public Service Governance and Delivery has found.
15 January 2014
Ministers have today met with leaders from across public services and trade unions in Wales to discuss a common approach to managing workforce issues caused by the tough financial climate.
28 November 2013
Effective scrutiny is vital in ensuring high quality public services Local Government Minister, Lesley Griffiths, has told a conference on the subject.
28 November 2013
Lesley Griffiths, has today called for views on a draft bill which would give Welsh Ministers the power to issue statutory guidance on workforce matters to Public Services in Wales.
26 September 2013
Local Government and Government Business Minister, Lesley Griffiths, has called for views on an updated code intended to ensure public service workers receive equal pay for the same work.
17 September 2013
The Commission on Public Service Governance and Delivery will hold an informal public meeting at Gorseinon Centre on 23/9/13, 12-6pm to gather views on public services in Wales.
30 August 2013
The Commission on Public Service Governance and Delivery will hold an informal public meeting at Pembrokeshire Archives on 11/9/13, 12-6pm to gather views on public services in Wales.
22 August 2013
Strong leadership at all levels of the public sector is seen as key to improving public services in Wales.
30 July 2013
Visitors to the Eisteddfod in Denbigh will be asked for their views on public services in Wales as part of the Commission on Public Service Governance and Delivery’s consultation.