Night time economy framework »The framework aims to help develop a sustainable, healthy and safe night time economy in Wales.Learn more »
New EU project to enhance coastal infrastructure in Wales and Ireland
Universities in Wales and Ireland are joining forces to investigate how coastal defences and renewable energy schemes can be improved by more eco-friendly designs.
- Welsh Government seeks innovative ideas to tackle childhood obesity with healthier and cheaper food choices
- Welsh team set to compete at Special Olympics, thanks to Welsh Government and Disability Sport Wales funding
- New EU project to enhance coastal infrastructure in Wales and Ireland
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Section highlightLandfill Disposals Tax Communities Scheme
The scheme will support local community and environmental projects in areas affected by the disposal of waste to landfill.
Final Budget 2017-18 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Main Expenditure Groups (MEGs) for 2017-18 is £15bn.Learn more »
- Statistics & Research
An annual report which includes information about the number of additional units delivered, as well as how the planning system contributed to the provision of these units.
- In 2015-16, local authorities reported 2,400 additional affordable housing units had been delivered across Wales, an increase of 8 per cent on the previous year. This brings the total delivered since April 2011 to 11,508 which exceeds the previous Government target on affordable housing provision by 15 per cent.
- Welsh Registered Social Landlords continued to make the largest contribution to additional affordable housing in Wales, delivering 94 per cent of all additional affordable housing provision during 2015-16 (2,250 units).
- The number of affordable housing units delivered with capital grant funding increased by 15 per cent during 2015-16 to 1,765 units whilst the number delivered without capital grant funding fell by 6 per cent to 635 units.
- During 2015-16 a total of 858 affordable housing units were delivered on land made available by the public sector, an increase of 52 per cent on the previous year.
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