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.
£45m EU-backed investment to raise skills across South Wales
A £45m EU-backed investment to raise skills and improve career prospects across South Wales has been announced by Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Local Government Mark Drakeford.
- Emergency ambulance response continues to improve
- £36m EU-backed investment in research and innovation for Welsh business
- £45m EU-backed investment to raise skills across South Wales
- Consultation on Procurement Regulation in Wales
- National Outcomes Framework for Youth Work
- Proposed changes to Planning Policy Wales Chapter 6: The Historic Environment
- Building Regulations Sustainability Review
- Support for foundation years
- Support for postgraduate study and part-time engineering, technology or computer science degrees
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.
Assembly bills »
Bills that the Welsh Government will bring forward.Learn more »
Section highlightWelsh taxes: a conversation
Share your thoughts on a new Taxpayers’ Charter.
Final Budget 2016-17 »
The amount of funding allocated to Welsh Government Main Expenditure Groups (MEGs) for 2016-17 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 2014-15, local authorities reported 2,218 additional affordable housing units had been delivered across Wales, a decrease of 8 per cent compared with 2013-14. The total delivered since April 2011 represents 91 per cent of the Welsh Government’s new target on affordable housing provision.
- The number of affordable housing units delivered with capital grant funding increased by 13 per cent during 2014-15 compared with a 36 per cent decrease in the number delivered without capital grant funding.
- Welsh Registered Social Landlords (RSLs) continued to make the largest contribution to additional affordable housing in Wales, delivering 89 per cent of all additional affordable housing provision during 2014-15 (1,971 units).
- During 2014-15 a total of 563 affordable housing units were delivered on land made available by the public sector. This is down by over a quarter on the previous year but 17 per cent more than during 2012-13. The majority of these units (58 per cent) were delivered on land made available by local authorities.
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