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.

You can also follow us on Facebook  The Council is always keen to hear from residents and you should contact any one of the councillors who serve on the Council to raise issues.  Click here for contact details 

Newport Electorate Keep An Eye Out For Your Polling Card, Ready For Referendum, 26th July 2018
 Newport Neighbourhood Development Plan


Newport electorate keep an eye out for your polling card, ready for the Referendum on Thursday 26th July 2018.

So what’s the big question?

“Do you want Borough of Telford and Wrekin to use the Newport Neighbourhood Development Plan to help decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?”

Why should you answer ……. YES

If approved the NDP produced by Newport Town Council will set out development policy
in Newport for the next 14 years.

The plan seeks to address many concerns including:

· Protecting 18 designated green spaces from future development 

· Supporting work to restore the canal and its waterside environment

· Promoting the development of land in the area of Water Lane
that compliments and enhances the conservation area

· Enhancing pedestrian and cycle accessibility for residents 

· Supporting provision of new/improved community facilities 

· Setting criteria for houses of multiple occupation 

· Ensuring new development contributes to provision of recreational spaces 

· Promoting employments sites

· Supporting business developments

The plan is available to view full here:

Newport Neighbourhood Development Plan 2017-2031, Referendum Version

For more information please see our NNDP Page or visit www.telford.gov.uk/newportndp

Hard Copies are available to view The Guildhall, Newport Library, Telford & Wrekin Council Addenbrooke House, Telford & Wrekin Planning First Point Wellington Civic Offices and Darby House.


 Please follow the link for: 

Meeting Dates, Agendas & Minutes

Forthcoming Council Meetings
             

Leisure & Environmental
Service Meeting

Wednesday 18th July 2018
7pm Start

Resource & Finance 
Meeting 

Wednesday 22nd August 2018
7pm Start 

 

 NOTICE OF PUBLIC RIGHTS AND
PUBLICATION OF UNAUDITED
ANNUAL GOVERNANCE & ACCOUNTABILITY RETURN

ACCOUNTS FOR THE YEAR
ENDED 31 MARCH 2018

Local Audit and Accountability
Act 2014 Sections 26 and 27

 

The Accounts and Audit Regulations
2015 (SI 2015/234)

Please click on this link for further information 

 

 

 

 

NEWPORT TOWN COUNCIL

NOTICE UNDER LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT, 1972
(
Section 87(2))

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy has occurred in the office of Councillor for the West Ward of the Town of NEWPORT following the resignation on Thursday 12th July 2018 of Councillor Timothy Pryce.

Click Here to see Notice in full  

 

 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