Welcome to Newport Town Council
Please use these pages to find out the roles and responsibilities of Newport Town Council and in what capacity it serves the parish of Newport.

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Meeting Dates, Agendas & Minutes

Forthcoming Council Meetings

 Planning & Economic Development Committee

7.00 pm

Wednesday 17th January 2018

7.00 pm


Newport Neighbourhood Development Plan (NNDP)

The NNDP proposed plan seeks to address a number of planning matters including:

Providing protection for a number of green spaces in Newport, 18 in total

Promoting the delivery of sufficient parking

Protecting and Supporting New Community Facilities

Imposing standards on Houses of Multiple occupation

Protection and Encouraging enhancements of Newport’s Conservation Area.

Supporting the Restoration of The Canal
On December 5th Telford & Wrekin
Council published the plan, for comment, the consultation is open for 6 weeks ending on 23rd January 2018 at 5pm.
The Newport Neighbourhood Development Plan has been prepared
from evidence and information gathered and received in response to public consultation and engagement with local organisations undertaken by Newport Town Council. The results of which form the basis of the plan, and the Policies contained in the plan are what local people said they wanted – the Plan is designed by local people for their Town.
 Hard Copies of the document are available to read in the
 Newport Library and The Guildhall

All representation can be made in writing by post to

Environment and Planning Policy, Development Management,
Telford & Wrekin Council PO Box 457, TF2 2FH
By Email


 Maps of the electoral wards of Newport (as at 1 Apr 2015):

The Town Council has 4 electoral wards of Newport (North/South/East and West) Click here to view