New law to reform regulation and inspection of social care in Wales passed
A new law reforming the way Wales’ care and support services are regulated and inspected has been approved by Assembly Members.
- Minister visits £2m fuel poverty project
- Sprinkler systems to be fitted in all new and converted housing from 2016
- New law to reform regulation and inspection of social care in Wales passed
- Draft Local Government (Wales) Bill and Explanatory Memorandum
- Green Growth Wales – Options for investment support
- Draft water resources planning guideline
- Proposed changes to Planning Policy Wales Chapter 10 and Technical Advice Note 4: Retail Centre Development
- Revision of the Mental Health Act 1983 Code of Practice for Wales
- The Public Sector Waste and Resource Efficiency Plan
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 »
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This equality impact assessment was published in 2010 to assess the impact of the Community Nursing Strategy for Wales.
Following a public consultation, our Declaration clarifies the rights of older people in Wales.
A UK rare diseases strategy has been produced by the Welsh Government, Department of Health in England, Scottish Government and Northern Ireland Executive.
This is a three year plan to strengthen local health care services for the people of Wales.
Providing guidance to planners and commissioners of health and social care services.
This sets out Welsh Government expectations of NHS Wales in delivering safe, sustainable and high quality maternity services.
This document explains the delivery priorities for NHS Wales.
This is the first document to be published supporting Together For Health, the 5 year vision for the NHS.
From April 2003, local authorities and local health boards will be required to implement a health, social care and wellbeing strategy for their local area.
'Setting the Direction' recognises the commitment to delivering world-class integrated health care in Wales. This requires a change in the approach to developing both policy and service delivery models for primary and community care.
The Strategy for Lymphoedema in Wales will help address the current wide variation in the organisation and delivery of lymphoedema services across Wales.
The Rural Health Plan has been developed to ensure that the future health needs of rural communities are met in ways which reflect the particular conditions and characteristics of rural Wales.
Designed to Add Value - a third dimension identifies the strategic direction for the third sector in supporting health and social care.
The purpose of this document is to improve the health, wellbeing and the quality of life for people living with Chronic Non-Malignant Pain (CNMP) in Wales.
Bowel cancer is a common disease in Wales with around 2,000 new cases and 1,000 deaths each year.
This document sets out the actions necessary to ensure the right services are provided in the right place and meeting local needs more effectively.
This strategy is aimed at those people who need access to health and social care that is not planned.
Chronic respiratory conditions, which include asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) and respiratory failure, are the most common chronic conditions in the UK.
The contribution of therapy services to transforming the delivery of Health and Social Care in Wales
Designed for Life is the Welsh Government’s 10-year vision for creating world-class health and social care in Wales in the 21st century.
The voluntary sector is recognised as an important partner in supporting health and well-being in Wales.