Night time economy framework »The framework aims to help develop a sustainable, healthy and safe night time economy in Wales.Learn more »
New EU project to enhance coastal infrastructure in Wales and Ireland
Universities in Wales and Ireland are joining forces to investigate how coastal defences and renewable energy schemes can be improved by more eco-friendly designs.
- Welsh Government seeks innovative ideas to tackle childhood obesity with healthier and cheaper food choices
- Welsh team set to compete at Special Olympics, thanks to Welsh Government and Disability Sport Wales funding
- New EU project to enhance coastal infrastructure in Wales and Ireland
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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 »
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Planning Question & Answers
These frequently asked questions will try to clearly explain planning applications, planning decisions, when and how the Minister can intervene, conduct, complaints and enforcement.
The questions in the pages below cover the following areas:
- Child minding and the Planning System
- Householder Permitted Development Rights
- Applications for Non-Material Amendments to an existing permission (NMA applications)
- Making planning applications
- Ministerial intervention - Call in and departure
- Conduct and complaints
- The Standard Application Form (‘1APP’)
Frequently asked questions about how town and country planning applies to child care, including carrying out a child minding business from home.
Responses to technical questions about changes to Householder Permitted Development Rights that came into force on 30 September 2013.
Two frequently asked questions about non-material amendment applications.
Frequently asked questions about planning permission, development plans, objecting to planning permission and environmental impact assessment.
Six frequently asked questions about how and when the Minister can intervene in planning matters in Wales.
Three frequently asked questions about enforcing the planning system in Wales.
Four frequently asked questions about planning decisions and appeals.
Seven frequently asked questions about the conduct of Local Planning Authorities and how to complain about planning matters.
Why and when the 1app form is needed and how to get more information.