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Number of Gypsy and Traveller caravan's on authorised, unauthorised and local authority sites on 18 July 2019.

Main points

  • There were 1,051 Gypsy and Traveller caravans reported in Wales on the 18┬áJuly 2019.
  • There were 127 sites across Wales.

Authorised sites

  • Comparing the July 2018 and July 2019 count, the number of caravans has increased by 5% (42 caravans) on authorised sites.

Unauthorised sites

  • There were 52 caravans on unauthorised sites on land owned by Gypsies and Travellers, accounting for 5% of all caravans.
  • A further 63 caravans (6% of all caravans) were on unauthorised sites not owned by Gypsies and Travellers.
  • The number of Gypsy and Traveller caravans on unauthorised sites decreased by 32% from July 2018 to July 2019.

Gypsy and Traveller sites provided by local authorities

  • There were 404 pitches on Gypsy and Traveller sites provided by local authorities in Wales on the 18┬áJuly 2019.


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