Cost of Living



The Economy, Trade and Rural Affairs Committee is gathering views on the economic and rural impact of cost of living pressures. This inquiry seeks to build on work planned or being done by other Senedd Committees around cost of living, including on fuel poverty, decarbonisation of housing, debt, and mental health inequalities.


Further information and details on how to contribute are available on our consultation page.




The Committee published its report Cost of living pressures on 28 July 2022.


Welsh Government response


Debate took place in Plenary on Wednesday 16 November 2022.

Business type: Committee Inquiry

Reason considered: Senedd Business;

First published: 06/04/2022