Environment and Sustainability Committee Reports - Fourth Assembly

Reports published by the Environment and Sustainability Committee during the Fourth Assembly (2011 – 2016) can be accessed using the links below.


Committee Inquiries

Date Published

Environment and Sustainability Committee Legacy Report

March 2016

A Smarter Energy Future for Wales?

March 2016

Recycling in Wales (PDF 718KB)

December 2014

Welsh Government Proposals for the M4 around Newport (PDF 305KB)

July 2014

Sustainable Land Management (PDF 789KB)

May 2014

Invasive Non Native Species (PDF 237KB)

January 2014

Water policy in Wales (PDF 775KB)

August 2013

Marine policy in Wales (PDF 534KB)

January 2013

Coastal protection in Wales (PDF 519KB)

October 2012

Glastir (PDF 529KB)

October 2012

Energy Policy and Planning in Wales (PDF 605KB)

Follow up Report (PDF 524KB)

June 2012

The Business Case for a Single Environment Body (PDF 435KB)

May 2012



Date Published

Environment (Wales) Bill : Stage 1 Report (PDF 1007KB)

October 2015

Planning (Wales) Bill: Stage 1 Report (PDF 582KB)

January 2015

The Government of Wales Act 2006 (Amendment) Order 2015

December 2014

Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Bill: Stage 1 Report (PDF 609KB)

November 2014

Draft Natural Resource Body for Wales (Functions) Order 2012

January 2013


Legislative Consent Memorandum


Infrastructure Bill relating to the control of Invasive Non-Native Species (PDF 569KB)

September 2014

Water Bill (PDF 139KB)

December 2013

Marine Navigation (No.2) Bill (PDF 79KB)

February 2013

Growth and Infrastructure Bill (deemed planning permission for generating consents) 2013 (PDF 91KB)

January 2013

Energy Bill (emission performance standards) (PDF 85KB)

February 2013

Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill – Green Investment Bank (PDF 173KB)

October 2012

Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill - Legislative Consent Memorandum (Water industry) (PDF 353KB)

July 2012


Budget Scrutiny

Date Published

Welsh Government draft budget proposals 2016-2017


Welsh Government draft budget proposals 2015-2016

October 2014

Welsh Government draft budget proposals 2014-2015

October 2013

Welsh Government draft budget proposals 2013-2014

October 2012

Welsh Government draft budget proposals 2012-2013

October 2011


Business type: Other

Status: Complete

First published: 02/04/2013