Progress on major health conditions delivery plans »We remain committed to ensuring that quality improvement remains at the centre of our approach for the future of NHS Wales.Learn more »
Statement from the First Minister following meeting with the Prime Minister on Tata Steel
“My message to the Prime Minister this morning was simple. These plants cannot close.”
- Welsh Government agrees partnership in principle for £80m convention centre plans at Celtic Manor Resort, Newport
- £43m to improve Wales’ primary care services
- Statement from the First Minister following meeting with the Prime Minister on Tata Steel
- Consultation on Procurement Regulation in Wales
- National Outcomes Framework for Youth Work
- Proposed changes to Planning Policy Wales Chapter 6: The Historic Environment
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Section highlightEnvironment (Wales) Act 2016
The act puts in place the legislation needed to plan and manage Wales’ natural resources in a more proactive, sustainable and joined-up way.
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Final Budget 2016-17 »
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- Statistics & Research
24 March 2016
Council Tax in Wales remains lower than in England according to new figures published today.
11 February 2016
There are a few days left to contribute to the Welsh Government’s consultation on its Draft Local Government (Wales) Bill.
10 February 2016
Leighton Andrews AM, Minister for Public Services, today announced two appointments to the Independent Remuneration Panel for Wales.
18 December 2015
Public Services Minister, Leighton Andrews, today praised the progress made by Local Councillors in Wales who have published annual reports.
10 December 2015
Public Services Minister Leighton Andrews has set up a Working Group to advise on the best use of the Welsh language in Local Government Administration and Economic Development.
09 December 2015
Public Services Minister Leighton Andrews has announced that Local authorities will receive more than £4 billion funding from the Welsh Government in 2016-17.
24 November 2015
Reforms to local government in Wales will deliver net savings of up to £650m over 10 years.
19 November 2015
A conference to discuss the impact of funding challenges on public services has been held in Cardiff this morning.
05 November 2015
First Minister Carwyn Jones and Public Services Minister Leighton Andrews will warn of the need for the public sector in Wales to at a summit in Swansea.
17 September 2015
Public Services Minister Leighton Andrews will today (Thursday) launch a mentoring programme to increase diversity amongst Local Government councillors.
23 July 2015
New members appointed to The Local Democracy and Boundary Commission for Wales and Independent Remuneration Panel for Wales
Public Services Minister, Leighton Andrews today announced two new appointments to the Local Democracy and Boundary Commission for Wales and the Independent Remuneration Panel for Wales.
18 June 2015
Public Service reform in Wales is essential to protect frontline services against public expenditure cuts.
17 June 2015
Public Service Minister Leighton Andrews has published proposals for the future configuration of Local Authorities in Wales.
12 June 2015
Local Government could save up to £151 million a year on administrative savings says new report.
14 May 2015
Public Services Minister Leighton Andrews focussed today on the future of town and community councils
01 May 2015
Access to information on Community and Town councils is set to improve as some of the provisions in the Local Government (Democracy) (Wales) Act come into force today.
16 April 2015
Leighton Andrews will highlight the benefits of Councils working together when he speaks at the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health conference.
31 March 2015
Public Services Minister, Leighton Andrews AM has appointed the current Vice Chair of the Independent Remuneration Panel for Wales (IRP) to the position of Chair.
27 March 2015
The consultation on changes to local government in Wales is closing shortly.
26 March 2015
Council Tax in Wales remains significantly lower than in England according to new figures published today.
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