Well-being of Future Generations (Wales) Act 2015

This legislation is of relevance to publicly funded museums in Wales (the Act provides a definition of ‘publicly funded’). The legislation requires that public bodies in Wales, carry out ‘sustainable development’ and

  • Set and publish ‘well-being objectives’ which contribute to the Welsh governments 7 ‘well-being goals’ – these are listed here.
  • Plan to achieve their objectives.

It is of relevance to any publicly funded museum in Wales when reviewing their organisational purpose and strategic direction. It will also be useful as a pointer to good practice for non-publicly funded museums in Wales.

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Date created: 2015

Author: National Assembly for Wales

Publisher: Legislation.gov.uk