Consultation outcome

Wales local justice areas: proposed mergers

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Consultation response

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Detail of outcome

This is the post consultation response to the ‘Consultation on the merger of Local Justice Areas in Wales’.

It will cover:

  • the background to the consultation
  • a summary of the responses to the consultation
  • a response to the points raised by respondents
  • next steps following the consultation

Original consultation

Summary

Proposals to merge local justice areas for magistrates' court cases in Wales.

This consultation ran from
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Consultation description

The consultation asks for views on proposed mergers in 14 local justice areas in Wales:

  • Brecknock and Radnorshire
  • Cardiff and The Vale of Glamorgan
  • Carmarthenshire
  • Ceredigion and Pembrokeshire
  • Conwy
  • Denbighshire
  • Glamorgan Valleys
  • Gwent
  • Gwynedd
  • Montgomeryshire
  • Newcastle and Ogmore
  • North East Wales
  • West Glamorgan
  • Ynys Mon

The proposals include a number of options for merging the different benches.

Documents

Published 28 June 2016
Last updated 22 February 2018 + show all updates
  1. Consultation response published.
  2. First published.