Welsh Government Budget 2021-22

Published 19/11/2020   |   Last Updated 06/01/2021   |   Reading Time minutes

Draft Budget

On 21 December 2020 the Welsh Government published their outline draft budget 2021-22 which sets out the Government's high level spending, taxation and borrowing plans for the current financial year.

Interactive diagram to explore the Draft Budget


Draft Budget Timetable 2021-22

June 2020 - Finance Committee

Pre Draft Budget priorities online consultation

September to November 2020 - Open call for evidence

Finance Committee consultation to inform later scrutiny of draft budget in Senedd committees

25 November 2020 - UK Spending Review

21 December 2020

Outline Draft Budget published

Outline proposals set out the high-level strategic spending, taxation and financing plans of the Welsh Government and supporting narrative. Scrutinised by the Finance Committee.

21 December 2020

Detailed Draft Budget published

Budget proposals for each portfolio at the Budget Expenditure Line level with supporting narrative. Scrutinised by policy committees.

04 February 2021 - All committees reporting deadline

09 February 2021 - Draft Budget debate in Plenary

02 March 2021 - Final Budget published

09 March 2021 - Final Budget debate

March 2021 - UK Budget published