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Trade Union (Wales) Act

The Trade Union (Wales) Act 2017 received Royal Assent on 7 September with a Coming into Force Date of 13 September 2017.

Guidance for Local Authority Scrutiny Committees on the scrutiny of Public Services Boards

This guidance helps local authority scrutiny committees support the development of Public Services Boards as a result of The Well-being of Future Generations Act 2015.

Making good decisions

This guidance assists public authorities in Wales to make good decisions that are lawful and comply with the Rule of Law.

Principles and guidance on the appropriate use of non-guaranteed hour arrangements in the devolved public services in Wales

The Welsh Government commissioned the Public Service Staff Commission to review and advise on the appropriate use of non guaranteed hour arrangements in the devolved public services in Wales.

Transparency of senior remuneration in the devolved Welsh public sector

A common set of principles and minimum standards which we expect devolved public bodies in Wales to uphold.

Two-Tier Workforce Codes

A revised code of practice on workforce matters, commonly known as the ‘Two-Tier Code’, has been published. The new Code is based on the on the fair treatment of transferring staff and the treatment of staff working alongside transferred staff.