The Economy, Trade and Rural Affairs Committee is issuing a call for written evidence for its inquiry into the Development Bank of Wales. The Committee is seeking views on any or all of the issues covered in the terms of reference below:
- The overall performance of the Development Bank of Wales since it was established in 2017, including areas of success as well as any areas of under-performance.
- The extent to which the Development Bank has met the specific objectives as set out in The Development Bank of Wales – a strategic asset for a more prosperous Wales, published in July 2017 and in the ‘Term of Government remit letter’ for the Development Bank published in November 2021.
- Exploring examples of global best practice and to understand how the Development Bank of Wales compares with other similar sized development banks – in terms of scale of funds, types of support provided and impact etc.
The deadline for submissions to this inquiry is 4 January 2024. There are no designated forms for submissions. To share your views electronically, please send to SeneddEconomy@Senedd.Wales, or by post to Economy, Trade and Rural Affairs Committee, Welsh Parliament, Cardiff, CF99 1SNP.