Cross-Party Groups may be set up by Assembly Members in respect
of any subject area relevant to the Assembly.
A group must include Members from three political party groups
represented within the Assembly. Cross-Party Groups are not formal
Assembly groupings and are not, therefore, bound by any of the
Assembly's Standing Orders. They have no formal role in policy
The Fifth Assembly started after the election on Thursday 5 May
A new Presiding Officer and Deputy Presiding Officer will be
elected at the first meeting of the Fifth Assembly after the
election on Thursday 5 May.
New Assembly Commissioners will also be elected once the Fifth
Assembly has been formed.
New committees, starting with the Business Committee, will be
agreed by Assembly Members after the Assembly has met and a
Government has been formed.
For election results, analysis and all the latest information about
what happens next please see www.assembly.wales/election
This page will be updated as soon as new information is
Cross Party Groups cease to exist at the point of dissolution
and will be required to re-register from the start of the Fifth