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Right skills survey 

1- 31 July 2021

As part of our work to support well-being in Newport, we would like to understand the level of interest in undertaking new learning or training in the city and what type of courses and training people are interested in.  The results of the survey will be considered by the One Newport partnership to inform decisions on future provision.

 Any information you provide is anonymous and will only be used by members of the Right Skills board and not be shared with other services or organisations.

 If you are a Newport resident please complete the survey 


 Replacement Local Development Plan - Call for Candidate Sites 

30 June 2021 – 27 August 2021

As part of the ongoing work preparing the replacement Local Development Plan (RLDP) we are now opening the Call for Candidate Sites.  Candidate Site proposals received within the consultation period will be considered for inclusion within the RLDP.  A Candidate Site Register will then be publicised at the Preferred Strategy stage anticipated in Summer 2022. 

You can make a submission and find out further information here.

Replacement Local Development Plan – Integrated Sustainability Appraisal Scoping Report

30 June 2021 – 27 August 2021

An Integrated Sustainability Appraisal (ISA) is required as part of the development of the replacement Local Development Plan (RLDP).  The aim of the ISA is to inform and influence the plan-making process with a view to avoiding and mitigating negative impacts and maximising positive outcomes.  The Scoping Report for the ISA has now been drafted and is available for comment. 

You can submit your comments on the Scoping Report and find out further information here.

Private renters survey for tenants in Lliswerry, Pillgwenlly, Stow Hill and Victoria wards

31 May - 11 July 2021

The council is working with Generation Rent to find out what it is like to rent a home from a private landlord in Newport. If you are a private tenant and live in Lliswerry, Pill, Victoria or Stow Hill wards take part in the survey (English/Welsh). It is also available in the following languages Arabic, BengaliMandarin, Hungarian, Indian Punjabi, Turkish, Romanian, Slovak, Polish, Urdu


Closed consultations


Closed 30 June 2021

#SaferNewport wanted to better understand what makes women and girls feel unsafe in Gwent and what partners can do to increase feelings of safety.


Pill Public Space Protection Order (PSPO)

Closed 31 March 2021

The council is consulting on proposed PSPO restrictions for Pill.

Public Space Protection Orders (PSPO’s) are implemented by local Authorities to deal with Anti-social Behaviour (ASB). They are enforced by Local Authority Officers such as Community Safety Wardens and the Police. Officers can issue Fixed Penalty Notices to people found to breach the restrictions stipulated in the PSPO.


Draft Supplementary Planning Guidance

Closed 1 April 2021

The council has consulted on draft documents which have been prepared to supplement policies in the Adopted Local Development Plan. Read full details.


Budget proposals 2021-2022

Closed 12 February 2021

The council’s Cabinet has considered a draft budget for 2021/22 and how services could be delivered within the limited resources available. 

Read full details of the consultation proposals.


School admission arrangements 2022

Closed 12 February 2021

In accordance with Welsh Government’s statutory School Admissions Code, the council is required to undertake an annual consultation on admission arrangements in the school year beginning two years before the school year in which the arrangements would apply.

View the consultation document (pdf)


New leisure centre and Coleg Gwent campus

Closed 29 January 2021

Newport Council is proposing a new leisure and well-being centre as well as a new city centre campus for Coleg Gwent. Find out more and have your say here.


Expansion of Bassaleg School

Closed 12 November 2020

Newport City Council consulted on the proposal to increase the overall capacity of Bassaleg School with effect from September 2023.


Traffic Regulation Order, 5 October - 30 October 2020

Street Parking Place for Disabled Persons and Revocation Order 2020


Amalgamation of Kimberley and Fairoak nursery schools

Closed 11 September 2020

Newport City Council consulted on the proposal to:

Amalgamate Kimberley Nursery School and Fairoak Nursery School into a single school on the current Fairoak Nursery School site from September 2021.


Improvements to Black Ash Park and Monkey Island

Closed 8 April 2020

We asked for comments on the council's plans to make improvements to Monkey Island and Black Ash Park in Lliswerry.  


Thank you for sharing your views

All our consultations should be available bilingually, if they are not please email equalities@newport.gov.uk

Contributions and responses are welcomed in Welsh, if you wish to attend a public event and use Welsh please let us know beforehand so we can provide simultaneous translation: equalities@newport.gov.uk 

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