Appointment of the next Children’s Commissioner for Wales »The current Children's Commissioner's tenure will come to an end on 28 February 2015.Learn more »
Minister wants bigger role for National Parks
National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty are integral to Wales’ national identity and are recognised internationally.
- £6.2 million IT investment in North Wales healthcare
- Funding for new Life Sciences Innovation Village in Cardiff
- Minister wants bigger role for National Parks
- Consultation on Service Framework for the Treatment of People with a Co-occurring Mental Health and Substance Misuse Problem 2015
- Proposed changes to homelessness data collections
- Proposals to amend existing powers to tackle waste crime and poor performing sites in the waste management industry
- Flood and Coast Investment Programme (FaCIP)
- Teacher assessment: strengthening arrangements to improve reliability, consistency and confidence
- Provisions for the proposed Firefighters’ Pension Scheme (Wales) 2015 and amendments to the Compensation and Pension Schemes 2007
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
29 January 2015
First Minister Carwyn Jones and the Welsh Language Commissioner Meri Huws have welcomed the publication of an in-depth survey of how people are using the Welsh language.
09 January 2015
The First Minister has announced a significant package of financial support to help promote the Welsh language
10 December 2014
Organisations interested in taking on the role of a new National Entity for the Welsh for Adults programme are being encouraged to apply for a 7-year grant.
05 December 2014
First Minister, Carwyn Jones, is encouraging people to apply to become members of an advisory panel to support the Welsh Language Commissioner in crucial work to promote the language.
03 December 2014
First Minister Carwyn Jones will today announce the successful projects set to receive funding during 2014-15 to develop new centres and learning spaces to promote the use of the Welsh Language.
24 November 2014
A consultation on the Draft Rules for the operation of the Welsh Language Tribunal has opened today, with views being sought by 19 January 2015.
07 November 2014
First Minister Carwyn Jones has today launched a four week consultation on the draft regulations that will make up the first set of Welsh Language Standards.
04 November 2014
Funding of £1 million has been announced by the First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones to develop innovative new centres and learning spaces to promote the use of the Welsh language.
14 October 2014
The First Minister has today opened the 2015-16 round of Bwrw Mlaen’s £300,000 Innovation Fund
01 September 2014
First Minister, Carwyn Jones, announces the appointment of two new members to the Advisory Panel to the Welsh Language Commissioner.
06 August 2014
An investment fund of £1.25 million to develop innovative new centres and learning spaces across Wales to promote the use of Welsh, is announced by First Minister Carwyn Jones.
17 July 2014
First Minister, Carwyn Jones, has announced that the first President of the Welsh Language Tribunal will be Keith Bush QC.
04 July 2014
Welsh language technology projects across Wales are set to share funding totalling over £186,000, First Minister Carwyn Jones announced today.
02 July 2014
Providing Welsh language services to customers and encouraging the use of Welsh in the workplace is not only straightforward, but can offer businesses significant advantages.
17 June 2014
The First Minister has pledged £1.6million to strengthen the link between the Welsh language and the economy and create more opportunities for people to use the language every day.
15 May 2014
First Minister Carwyn Jones and Minister for Education and Skills, Huw Lewis, respond to a key Welsh second language report.
29 April 2014
The publication of a new report which provides a valuable insight into the current and future Welsh language skills needs of employers in Wales, has been welcomed.
25 March 2014
The First Minister, Carwyn Jones, has outlined his response to two key independent reports aimed at strengthening the Welsh language in communities across Wales.
14 February 2014
The First Minister has encouraged organisations from across Wales and beyond to apply for the latest round of grants to promote and facilitate the use of Welsh language technology and digital media.
23 January 2014
The establishment of a unique Tribunal to hear appeals on issues relating to the Welsh language is a step closer today as the search begins for its President.