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Welsh Government flies the flag for Wales in celebration of St David’s Day
In the run up to St David’s Day, Welsh Ministers are presenting Wales to the world and showing exactly what the country has to offer.
- Valleys Taskforce rolls into town
- Green light for highly successful blue light model
- Welsh Government flies the flag for Wales in celebration of St David’s Day
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
EMA is a weekly allowance linked to satisfactory attendance, paid fortnightly to eligible students aged 16–18 attending learning centres in Wales. Students qualify for an award depending on household income and family circumstances.
End of January 2017
Release date: 15 February 2017
Data has been published on StatsWales.
Release date: 28 September 2016
The data, based on applications received by 1 September 2016, are correct as at 13 September 2016.
- Approved applications were down 9 per cent on last year, whilst the total number of applications received was down by 7 per cent.
- A total of 28,330 applications were received for 2015/16.
- 26,245 (93 per cent) of applications received were approved, 1,020 (4 per cent) were rejected and 1,030 (4 per cent) were incomplete .
- 10,830 (41 per cent) of approved applications were from 16 year olds, 10,295 (39 per cent) were from 17 year olds and 5,120 (20 per cent) were from 18 year olds and over.
- 12,295 (47 per cent) of approved applications were from first year claimants and were therefore entitled to £30 per week.
Further informationMonthly data are published on StatsWales and a report is published annually. The annual report provides advice on the quality of this information and how it can be used.
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