New deal for the education workforce »Delivering our ambitions for learners in Wales will need the full commitment of a highly skilled and professional workforce.Learn more »
Securing a brighter future by switching out the lights
Many buildings across the Welsh Government’s estate along with Cadw’s monuments will be in darkness this Saturday when lights are switched off in support of the WWF’s Earth Hour.
- New plans to reduce the number of children living in poverty
- £5million loan scheme to improve local sport facilities and get Wales active
- Securing a brighter future by switching out the lights
- Consultation on the Agricultural Advisory Panel for Wales - 2015
- Changes to the Producer Responsibility regimes for batteries and packaging
- Consultation on a Private Rented Sector Code of Practice for Landlords and Agents
- Call for evidence on the use and effectiveness of Civil Sanctions for environmental offences
- Proposed changes to homelessness data collections
- The Planning (Hazardous Substances) (Wales) Regulations 2015
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
Here is a list of completed projects.
We have invested a total of £27m to enhance the rail infrastructure on the South Wales Main Line (SWML) between Llanelli and Swansea.
We improved the accessibility of Llandudno Railway Station as part of our Wales Station Improvement Programme (NSIP+) and the UK Government's National Station Improvement Programme (NSIP).
We improved the accessibility of Swansea High Street station as part of our NSIP+ project.
The Welsh Government invested £8.5m in a £22m scheme with Network Rail.
Llanharan Station re-opened for passenger services on 10 December 2007. The station was originally closed in 1964 under the Beeching Cuts.
This is a project to improve and upgrade the standard of signals, the line, track and services in and around the Newport area.
The Welsh Government has invested over £40m to re-open railway lines in Wales for passenger services.
ERTMS is a Network Rail cab-based signalling and train control system.
The Cardiff to Merthyr Tydfil Frequency Enhancement Project has increased train services between Cardiff Central and Merthyr Tydfil from hourly to every half hour.
The Welsh Assembly Government and Network Rail have invested £13m to enhance infrastructure on the Cambrian Railway Line. Works for this project have now been completed.