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​​​​​​About the Senedd

The Senedd is the democratically elected body that represents the interests of Wales and its people, makes laws for Wales, agrees Welsh taxes and holds the Welsh Government to account.

This section explains more about the administration of the Senedd and how it works, the Senedd’s achievements, and the history of the institution and its estate.

Role of the Senedd and how it works

Here you can find information on all 60 Members of the Senedd, and find who your Members are. You can also find information on how to get in touch.

The Commission and Senedd administration

The corporate body for the Senedd is known as the Senedd Commission. Find out more about the structures and the rules that govern the Senedd.

Senedd reform programme

Senedd Reform programme The Senedd Commission is taking forward key elements of its programme to reform Wales’ parliament. Find out more.



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History of the Senedd and its buildings

The Senedd was opened in 2006, and is where its Members gather for weekly Plenary meetings. Find out more about the Senedd and its estate in this section.

Contact your Member

If you live in Wales you have five Members that represent you. It's easy to contact your Member – you can raise issues by telephone, email or by arranging a meeting face to face.

Work for us

If you would like to work for the Senedd, there are two main ways of doing so – you could either apply for a post with the Senedd or work for an individual Member.



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