Guides for Constituents

Published 02/06/2021   |   Last Updated 02/06/2021   |   Reading Time minutes

These guides are updated versions of previously published guidance by Senedd Research.

Community buildings, places of worship and faith groups

This funding guide outlines and signposts sources of financial assistance available to organisations and groups for the construction, development and maintenance of community buildings and places of worship. This guide also includes sources of financial assistance available for faith groups.

New Publication: Community buildings, places of worship and faith groups – a guide for constituents

Small Businesses

This guide outlines and signposts possible sources of support available to new and existing small businesses.

New Publication: Small Businesses - a guide for constituents

Energy, environment and countryside projects

This guide outlines and signposts information and sources of financial assistance relating to energy, environment, countryside and climate change projects.

New Publication: Energy, environment and countryside projects - Constituents Guide

Assistance for the Arts

This guide outlines and signposts information and sources of financial assistance relating to the arts.

New Publication: Assistance for the Arts – a guide for constituents

Home to school transport

This paper summarises the current legal position on local authorities’ duties to provide free school transport to pupils. It also provides answers to some frequently asked questions on learner travel.

New Publication: Home to school transport - Constituents Guide

School organisation proposals

This paper summarises the process to be followed when local authorities and other relevant bodies bring forward proposals to reorganise school provision, for example when they wish to close or merge schools.

New Publication: School organisation proposals - Constituents Guide

Legal Advice

This guide outlines and signposts sources of legal advice available to constituents seeking help with a variety of legal issues.

New Publication: Legal Advice – a guide for constituents


Article by Senedd Research, Welsh Parliament