Revolutionary new law to increase donor rates comes into force in Wales
Wales has today become the first country in the UK to introduce a revolutionary new system to increase the number of organ donors (Tuesday December 1).
- Metro Project ‘huge opportunity for Wales’ says transport industry
- Wales’ Health Minister calls on UK Government to ban fatty and sugary food adverts on TV before 9pm
- Revolutionary new law to increase donor rates comes into force in Wales
- Local Government Act 2000 Part III, Conduct of Local Government Members - Amendments to Subordinate Legislation
- Packaging Producer Responsibility Scheme
- Proposed New Management Measures for the Scallop Fishery in Cardigan Bay
- The Public Sector Waste and Resource Efficiency Plan
- Code of Practice on the Role of the Director of Social Services under Part 8 of the Social Services and Well-being (Wales) 2014 Act
- Refugee and Asylum Seeker Delivery 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 »
- Statistics & Research
Here is a list of completed projects.
We opened Pye Corner station in December 2014.
We have invested a total of £27m to improve the rail infrastructure on the South Wales Main Line (SWML) between Llanelli and Swansea.
We invested £11.5m on the project to open a new station at Ebbw Vale Town.
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.