Resize Text:

Switch to:

Welsh Language Standards

 

The Welsh Language (Wales) Measure 2011 replaced the Welsh Language Act 1993.  As a result we are no longer required to produce a Welsh Language Scheme.  We are instead required to comply with a set of national Welsh Language Standards.

The Welsh Language Commissioner issued the South Wales Police & Crime Commissioner with its compliance notice in relation to the Standards in the summer of 2016.  We are expected to comply with most Standards by 30th March 2017, with some Standards to be introduced by 30th September 2017.

We are supportive of the Standards and the opportunities they present to promote language inclusivity in Wales.

A copy of our compliance notice is available here.

Information on how we will comply with the Standards is available here.

Information on how to make a complaint in relation to our Welsh language service or adherence to the Standards is available here.


Annual Reports

Annual Report 2019-20

Annual Report 2018-19

Annual Report 2017-18

Latest News

Changes to Covid-19 restrictions - A statement from Police & Crime Commissioner …

The First Minister has today spelt out compelling medical evidence why we can’t just relax the rules and say that anything goes. This weekend marks th…

Read More >

Police Community Support Officers – at the heart of our communities

They are the familiar faces dressed in the black and blue uniform, and the reassuring visible presence of the Police in communities right across Wales…

Read More >

Vaccines for Police Officers & Frontline Staff: A Joint Statement by Police Lead…

The Chief Constables and Police & Crime Commissioners of Wales have asked Welsh Government for clarity about when Police Officers and front-line s…

Read More >