Engagement and Influencing
Engagement & Influencing

Engagement and Influencing

This information sheet will discuss the difference between campaigning and lobbying, along with tips on how third sector groups should plan their campaign, consideration of Charity Commission Guidance on the matter, and where to get more information.

Engagement and Influencing
Devolution and Powers
Engagement & Influencing

Devolution and Powers

The Welsh Government is responsible for the functions and powers devolved to it by the Crown and has a budget to administer and deliver public services in devolved areas in Wales.

Devolution and Powers
Getting Your Message Heard
Engagement & Influencing

Getting Your Message Heard

Delivery of an effective campaign to change policy in Wales requires thought before you get started.

Getting Your Message Heard
How to Submit Evidence and Give Oral Evidence
Engagement & Influencing

How to Submit Evidence and Give Oral Evidence

Senedd Cymru, or the Welsh Parliament has a number of committees whose role involves conducting investigations into policy decisions made by Welsh Government or examining proposed new legislation.

How to Submit Evidence and Give Oral Evidence
Town and Community Councils
Engagement & Influencing

Town and Community Councils

Town and community councils have powers over very local issues.

Town and Community Councils
Making Legislation
Engagement & Influencing

Making Legislation

This information sheet will explain how legislation is made in Wales and how the sector can influence this.

Making Legislation
Launching a Petition
Engagement & Influencing

Launching a Petition

Petitions to Senedd Cymru, or the Welsh Parliament, are a relatively easy way to ensure the issue that matters to you is discussed by politicians in Cardiff Bay, placing it firmly on the political agenda.

Launching a Petition
The Senedd Commission
Engagement & Influencing

The Senedd Commission

The National Assembly for Wales Commission was created by the Government of Wales Act 2006.

The Senedd Commission
The Welsh Parliament and the Welsh Government
Engagement & Influencing

The Welsh Parliament and the Welsh Government

Senedd Cymru, or the Welsh Parliament, is the legislative body for Wales.

The Welsh Parliament and the Welsh Government
Who Represents Me?
Engagement & Influencing

Who Represents Me?

This information sheet outlines the different levels of democratically elected institutions in Wales which will help people to answer the question ‘who represents me?’

Who Represents Me?