Energy Wales Statement »The energy system in Wales is on the threshold of great change driven by new energy, technology and low carbon energy transition objectives.Learn more »
New £20m a year fund to help keep people out of hospital and in their own home
A new, £20m-a-year Welsh Government fund will support people in their own homes and local communities, reducing pressure on hospitals.
- New law to reduce homelessness comes into force
- Review of the legal sector in Wales commissioned to identify opportunities for growth
- New £20m a year fund to help keep people out of hospital and in their own home
- Welsh Government Draft Equality Objectives for 2016-2020
- Future arrangements for the Welsh Government’s Equality and Inclusion Programme for 2017-2020
- Consultation on guidance for commissioning substance misuse services
- Devolution, Democracy and Delivery White Paper - Reforming Local Government: Power to Local People
- Interim non-statutory standards for sustainable drainage (SuDS) in Wales – designing, constructing, operating and maintaining surface water drainage systems
- Local Government (Wales) Measure 2009 – Part 1 Guidance to Fire and Rescue Authorities and Fire and Rescue Authorities Support and Intervention Protocol
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
An annual report presenting information for accessibility to public services, walking and cycling, public transport, roads and traffic, safety and environment.
- 87.3 per cent of adults (aged 16 and over) in Taith, 57.6 per cent of adults in TraCC, 90.8 per cent of adults in SWWITCH and 97.3 per cent of adults in Sewta can access key centre’s of employment or shopping by public transport within 1 hour before 9am on a weekday.
- Road traffic between 2007-2010 has fallen across Wales by; 2.0 per cent in Taith, 1.9 per cent in TraCC, 3.6 per cent in SWWITCH and 3.7 per cent in Sewta.
- Rail usage, measured by station entries/exits, has increased across Wales between 2007-08 and 2009-10 by; 6.8 per cent in Taith, 1.9 per cent in TraCC, 9.5 per cent in SWWITCH and 9.8 per cent in Sewta.
- Bus passengers across Wales are satisfied with the service they receive. The 2010 bus survey showed overall satisfaction rates of; 91 per cent in Taith, 92 per cent in TraCC, 88 per cent in SWWITCH and 87 per cent in Sewta.
- More children travel to school by walking in Taith, SWWITCH and Sewta than by using any other mode of transport.
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