Play Sufficiency Duty: Part 1

The Order which brings into effect section 11(1) of the Children and Families (Wales) Measure 2010, which requires all Local Authorities to assess the sufficiency of play opportunities for children within its area commenced on 1 November 2012 – that is, it came into force.

The view the Commencement Order, Regulations and Statutory Guidance please use the following links:

The Commencement Order

The Regulations

The Statutory Guidance

On 30 March 2013 every local authority in Wales submitted play sufficiency assessments and action plans to the Welsh Government. 

The Welsh Government has published the summary report of the responses to the consultation on statutory guidance on play opportunities. The summary report is available to download on the Welsh Government website.