The Act focuses on the future development of Wales (“The Wales we want by 2050”) and the role of public bodies in particular. It among others establishes a statutory Future Generations Commissioner as well as Public Services Boards (PSBs) for each local authority area in Wales. Each PSB must improve the economic, social, environmental and cultural well-being of its area by working to achieve specified well-being goals. The Act also introduces a reporting requirement for the public sector.
Industry sectors covered by the instrument
Organizations covered by the instrument
Public sector organizations
National Assembly for Wales/Secretary of State
Type of instrument
Mandatory or voluntary
The geographical scope