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Neighbourhood Development Plan


12th April 2018  Update

A decision was taken on the selection of the preferred applicant for the examination of Newport’s Neighbourhood Development Plan (NNDP). It was agreed to appoint Mr Nigel McGurk as the examiner for the NNDP.  The examination will begin from 8th April, after which more information will be provided on procedure details as to the implementation approach of the examination– choice is either by via a public hearing or written representation.

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.