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The Commission and Assembly Administration

The corporate body for the National Assembly for Wales is known as the Assembly Commission. Find out how the Commission is formed and more about the structures and the rules that govern the Assembly.

The Presiding Officer

The role of the Presiding Officer is, among other things, to chair plenary meetings, and determine questions over the interpretation of Standing Orders.

The Commissioners and their role

Find out who the Commissioners are and what they are responsible for.

The Commission and administration explained

The Commission is the corporate body responsible for ensuring that property, staff and services are provided for the Assembly. The Assembly Commission consists of the Presiding Officer and four members from different political parties.



Diversity and Inclusion

The Assembly Commission is committed to valuing diversity, promoting inclusion and addressing inequalities both as an employer and service provider.

International Relations

The Assembly is an example of open participative democracy, and has an active programme of European and international relations.

Work Opportunities

Working for the National Assembly for Wales, working for an Assembly Member and public appointments.



Organisational Structure and Responsibilities

This section details how the teams within the National Assembly for Wales are structured.

Commission Publications

This section holds agendas and papers for the Commission, including annual reports.


The National Assembly for Wales aims to be exemplar in sustainability and environmental performance.


See also:

Assembly Elections

View the results of all National Assembly for Wales elections, including by-elections.

Useful links

Links to other organisations we work with including National Parliaments and Welsh Local Authorities

Access to information

Find out how to ask for Information and what information the Assembly commits to make public as part of its normal business activity.


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