Good design makes everything better

As the Design Commission for Wales, we can work with you to support good design for good place-making to help make Wales a better place.

Our services include:

  • Design Review Service - a unique opportunity for early consultation on plans and projects throughout Wales as well as access to expert input prior to the submission of planning applications.
  • Training - bespoke training for local authorities, professionals and practitioners as well as training and accreditation for Building for Life 12 Wales.
  • Client support providing help and guidance during the early stages of setting objectives, developing the brief and securing the right design team.
  • Events, publications and networks raising awareness, stimulating wider debate and communicating the benefits of good design. Our HATCH network provides a platform for emerging design talent and fresh thinking shapers of the built environment.

Call us today on 029 2045 1964 or email connect@dcfw.org to find out how we can help you to help us to make Wales a better place.

  • A40 Llanddewi Velfrey to Penblewin, Pembrokeshire (April 20)

    Date: 2020-04-23
    Location: Pembrokeshire
    Public Body:
    Design Team: ARUP

  • North Denbighshire Community Hospital (April 20)

    Date: 2020-04-23
    Location: Rhyl
    Public Body: Denbighshire Council
    Design Team: Gilling Dod Architects