There are a number of organisations in Wales with a direct role in planning. Some of them are listed below, with links to their own websites.
Welsh Government home / Llywodraeth Cymru hafan
Welsh Government Planning Division / Cynllunio
Cadw: Welsh Historic Monuments / Cadw
Other Organisations in Wales
Design Commission for Wales / Comisiwn Dylunio Cymru - The Commission is Wales' champion for good design in the built environment: in buildings, places and public realm. They connect the design disciplines of architecture, urban and landscape design with decision makers who shape the countryside, cities, towns and villages of Wales.
Natural Resources Wales / Cyfoeth Naturiol Cymru - Natural Resources Wales brings together the work of the Countryside Council for Wales, Environment Agency Wales and Forestry Commission Wales, as well as some functions of Welsh Government. Their purpose is to ensure that the natural resources of Wales are sustainably maintained, enhanced and used, now and in the future.
National Assembly for Wales / Cynulliad Cenedlaethol Cymru - The National Assembly for Wales is the democratically elected body that represents the interests of Wales and its people, makes laws for Wales, and holds the Welsh Government to account.
Planning Aid Wales / Cymorth Cynllunio Cymru - Planning Aid Wales is an independent, charitable organisation helping individuals and communities across Wales to participate more effectively in the planning system.