Play Sufficiency Assessment

Torfaen County Borough Council is requested by  Welsh Government to regularly complete a Play Sufficiency Assessment on key factors linked to children and young people's play and recreation. The assessment requires a response on over 140 measures linked to a wide spectrum of areas including:

  • Staffed Play, Youth, Leisure, Recreational and Early Years Provision
  • Static Play, Playgrounds, Parks, Open Spaces and Countryside
  • Safer Routes around the community
  • Providing for Diverse Needs – Children and young people with disabilities, Welsh language, vulnerable children and young people
  • Securing and Developing the Play Workforce
  • Access to Information / Publicity and Events
  • Community Engagement – Participation
  • Play within all relevant policy and implementation agendas – Health and Wellbeing, Education and Schools, Local Development Plan, Health and Safety, Family policy and initiatives

Previous assessment findings from 2019/2020 can be found within the Torfaen Play Sufficiency Assessment - Summary of Findings detailing a summary of the key findings as well as a summary of the consultation. The Torfaen Play Sufficiency Action Plan 2019-2020 is also available to view here.

For further information please email

Last Modified: 06/09/2022
For more information contact:

Play Team

Tel: 01495 742951

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