We want your views on options to create stronger, more powerful local government in Wales.

How to respond

Consultation ends:
12 June 2018
Consultation launched:

Consultation description

This green paper explains our ambitions for local government. It presents options which could lead to larger and more sustainable local authorities in Wales, which can deliver effective and sustainable public services.

We are consulting on:

  • a potential policy to create larger, stronger local authorities and options for implementation
  • how we could ensure elected members have the support and reward they need to undertake their roles effectively
  • what additional powers and flexibilities local government needs

Consultation documents

Consultation document

PDF
1 MB
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Easy Read version

PDF
17 MB
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Consultation for young people

PDF
455 KB
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Equality impact assessment

PDF
465 KB
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Children’s rights impact assessment

PDF
951 KB
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Welsh Language impact assessment

PDF
757 KB
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How to respond

Submit your comments by 12 June 2018, in any of the following ways:

Online form

Post

Download the response form

or the easy read response form

Complete and return to:

Strengthening Local Government
Welsh Government
Cathays Park
Cardiff
CF10 3NQ