Welsh Government

The Welsh Government consists of:

  • the First Minister
  • Welsh Ministers
  • the Counsel General

They are supported by civil servants who work across devolved areas that include key areas of public life such as health, education and the environment.

The Welsh Government Board provides collective leadership to the organisation as a whole.

Research assistant Researcher
Welsh Government
The Welsh Government is seeking to contract for an evaluation of the Universal Primary Free School Meals (UPFSM) policy in Wales. The evaluation will consider the effectiveness of the implementation of the UPFSM policy and emerging impacts on children, their families, schools and other key stakeholder groups. The evaluation will be a key source of evidence and provide actionable evidence and insights to inform policy development.
Project Type:
Consulting - Tender opportunity
Research assistant Researcher
Welsh Government
The Awarding Authority is commissioning a review of non-domestic rates (NDR) reliefs in the Specified Location. This work is being undertaken to provide and insight into the effectiveness of the current financial support offered to ratepayers, to inform how the existing package of reliefs may be changed in the future. Objectives of the work align to three key review strands: Principles – To develop a set of key principles to guide future changes to NDR reliefs. Practicalities – To test and refine the developed principles, considering the practicality of the reliefs and their administration by local authorities. Perceptions – To consider the perspectives of current ratepayers and their representatives, further testing and refining the developed principles. Both primary and secondary data collection and analysis are required under this contract, which will cumulate in the publication of a final research report on the Welsh Government website.