Recycling still on the up in Wales
More local authorities than ever are hitting their recycling targets according to new figures published today.
- Hi-tech engineering facility in Mid Wales opened by First Minister
- Two more Carwyn Connect dates announced
Featured Article »Celebrating success in the creative and arts sectors in Wales
- Recycling still on the up in Wales
- A call for proposals on a migrant Roma strategy for Wales
- Draft Statutory Guidance on Multi-Agency Collaboration in respect of violence against women, domestic abuse and sexual violence
- A framework for managing the night time economy in Wales
- Charging guidance to Ofwat (the economic regulator of the water sector)
- Care and Support (Business Failure) (Wales) Regulations 2015 and the Care and Support (Provision of Health Services) (Wales) Regulations 2015, stemming from the Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014
Section highlightThe Planning (Wales) Act 2015
The act puts in place delivery structures, processes and procedures to make Wales’ planning system fit for the 21st century.
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.
1st Supplementary Budget 2015-16 »
The 1st supplementary budget proposes a number of changes to the final budget for 2015-16, which was published in December 2014.Learn more »
- Statistics & Research
Upcoming calendar »
See the schedule for all statistics and research releases.View upcoming calendar »
The Childcare Act 2006 expands and clarifies in legislation the vital role Local Authorities play as strategic leaders in the provision ofchildcare locally.
This statutory guidance provides information on the legislative requirements.
This revised version of the 'Becoming a Qualified Teacher – Handbook of Guidance' replaces circular No: 41/2006.
This information document looks at two related issues.
'Respecting others' is a series of anti-bullying materials that provide guidance and practical solutions on preventing and responding to incidents of bullying in schools.
The Welsh Government has developed amended guidance to help Schools in Wales establish effective complaints procedures.
The capacity of a school is the number of pupils it can accommodate.
This Circular provides guidance to schools and Governing Bodies on the statutory content of School Prospectuses.
This document provides guidance for governing bodies and headteachers on issues relating to implementing or changing a school uniform and appearance policy.
As part of our Quality and Effectiveness Framework, we are introducing new requirements for post-16 learning providers to establish formal learner involvement strategies. Learner involvement will be central to our Quality and Effectiveness Framework (QEF), and to Estyn’s new Common Inspection Frame ...
This Guidance Circular outlines the Revised National Standards for Head teachers in Wales issued in April 2006.
This circular provides detailed guidance for employers and agents on the changes that have been made to the arrangements for reporting cases of misconduct in the education service in Wales. This is as a result of the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006 and the Education (Supply of Information) ...
This is the main Welsh Assembly Government policy document relating to the reorganisation of schools in Wales.
This document covers requirements for the provision of education and training for young people placed in SCHs via the YJB.
Guidance for use by PGCE (FE) initial teacher training providers offering the one year full time course [i.e. Cardiff University, Glyndwr University and University of Wales, Newport] in administering, assessing eligibility and the methodology for calculating payments made under the scheme in 2009/1 ...
This guidance for schools and local education authorities (LEAs) provides new advice on the collection and recording of data on pupils’ national identity and ethnic background. It replaces National Assembly for Wales Circular 27/02 ‘Collecting and Recording Data on Pupils’ Ethnic Background’ which ...
This document contains updated guidance on the implementation of the Education (Specified Work and Registration) (Wales) Regulations 2004 and also sets out (Revised) Professional Standards for HLTAs in Wales.
This document sets out the terms and conditions for the payment by Welsh Ministers to institutions. The grant is specifically earmarked for the purposes of providing assistance for students in particular need.
This guidance covers the inclusion and support of learners of compulsory school age (although some elements will apply to all learners).
GUIDANCE NOTES FOR COMPLETION OF FINANCE RECORD 2005
The purpose of this consultation is to allow providers reasonable opportunity to feedback on the final refinements of the NPFS model before its live application.
This document provides guidance on employment based routes into teaching that lead to the gaining of Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).
DISABILITY DISCRIMINATION ACT (DDA) CAPITAL FUNDING
This circular provides information on: the screening and assessment for basic skills need/s for learners entering ELWa funded provision; and the redefined implementation timetable
The Welsh Assembly Government is committed to the provision of high quality education services and to enabling all children and young people to reach their true potential.
This guidance aims to provide information on tackling bullying in schools.
This Guidance provides advice for employers in the education service on preventing unsuitable people from working with children and young people.
This circular is addressed to Chairs of School Governing Bodies.
Education and training are of the first importance for Wales - they liberate talent, extend opportunity, empower communities and help create wealth.