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Neighbourhood Development Plan



Results of Newport's Neighbourhood Development Plan Referendum
Held on Thursday 26 July 2018

Telford and Wrekin Council has made the Newport Neighbourhood Development Plan on 13 September 2018. The Neighbourhood Plan now forms part of the statutory Development Plan for Telford & Wrekin and will be used by the Council to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area. Please see attached the Notice of Making of the Plan and the Decision Statement.

A copy of the Newport Neighbourhood Development Plan together with a statement setting out the Council’s decision to make the plan and the reasons for that decision can be viewed on the Council’s website at:

The documents are also available for inspection at the following places and times:

  • Telford & Wrekin Council Addenbrooke House Reception, Ironmasters Way, Telford, TF3 4NT during weekdays 8.45am to 5pm,
  • Telford & Wrekin Council Business & Planning First Point, Telford & Wrekin Council, Wellington Civic Offices, Larkin Way, Telford. TF1 1LX during weekdays 8:30am to 5pm,
  • Darby House Reception, Lawn Central, Telford, TF3 4JA during weekdays 8.45am to 5pm and
  • Newport Library, High Street, Newport TF10 7AT, Tuesday, Wednesdays 10am to 5pm, Friday 9am to 4pm, Saturday 9.30am to 1pm.

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Telford & Wrekin Council, Newport NP Made Notice

Telford & Wrekin Council, Newport DP Made Decision Statement

 84.5% Yes   Vs   15% No

June 2018 - Telford & Wrekin Council, Newport Neighbourhoood Development Plan Decision Statement 
Available to view Here 

You can also view Newport Neighbourhood Development Plan and related documents on the Telford & Wrekin Web Site  

and the submitted Document  here,  

An interim report, has been produced and provides analysis of the responses received during Regulation 14

The document can be viewed HERE



NDP Reports






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 the 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. 

Supporting material including the Evidence Review, the Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) screening report and Habitat Regulations Assessment (HRA) screening report, is also a prerequisite of the Regulation 14 process.