We are extremely disappointed by the limitations of what is on offer in the proposed amendment. The amendment does not address the recommendations made or even vaguely aim to implement the averaging methodology proposed under any of the five options made by the IRRV report published January 2014. It merely suggests a limited averaging out of days between adjoining properties on a complex over a one year period. Read More
Food Hygiene Rating (Promotion of Food Hygiene Ratings)(Wales) Regulations – Consultation Comments are requested on proposed regulations which set out how certain food businesses should promote their food hygiene ratings under the statutory Food Hygiene Rating Scheme. These draft regulations have been revised following a consultation in 2014. The regulations apply to certain business types and publicity materials meeting specific criteria set out in the regulations. The regulations will require certain types of food businesses in Wales to display a statement or an image of their valid food hygiene rating on certain types of printed publicity materials. This statement will direct customers... Read More
The figures for incoming visitors to Britain have been released for the month of May 2015 and show · Overseas visitors spent a record £1.93 billion (in nominal terms) while in the UK during May, 8% more than the previous record set in 2014. · During the first five months of 2015 (between January and May) visitor spending was on par with the amount spent during the same period in 2014. · May was also a record breaker for visits. The UK welcomed 3.56 million visits in the month, 9% more than in May 2014. · Holiday visits posted a 3rd consecutive month of... Read More
HMRC have been meeting with the tourism industry to assess the need for more specific industry support. HMRC produces regular e-newsletters giving updates and advice. The latest e-news and guidance on e-learning on VAT can be downloaded from this page.... Read More
British Tourism and Travel Show 16-17 March 2016 Venue NEC Birmingham
Be part of the Visit Wales pavilion at the British Tourism and Travel Show (BTTS)
WRAP Cymru conference 22 October Venue: Cardiff City Stadium
At WRAP’s conference the organisation will be unveiling its work on creating a circular economy for...
Discover Wales workshop to meet inbound tour operators 1-2 October Venue: Quay Hotel and Spa, Deganwy
Discover Wales is hosted by Visit Wales in partnership with UKInbound and VisitBritain as part of the...
1-2 October 2015
Welsh Association of Visitor Attractions annual meeting 6 October WAVA annual attractions meeting
6 October 2015