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Current consultations   

Gating of Market Arcade at night

12 February - 27 February 2019 

Following a public consultation in early 2018, the proposal to install gates to close Newport’s Market Arcade at night to deal with the problems of anti-social behaviour has been further developed with owners and occupiers of the business premises in the arcade.  

The current proposal, which is supported by all affected businesses, is to close the arcade with new gates between 8pm and 7am all week.  

To share your views before a report is made to ask for an Order to be made allowing the arcade to be closed, please email environmental.health@newport.gov.uk and title your email 'Market Arcade Public Consultation' or write to the Regulatory Services Manager (Environment & Community), Law and Regulation, Newport City Council, Civic Centre, Newport, NP20 4UR.

School Admissions Policy 2020/2021

29 January - 1 March 2019

The council is consulting on the school admission arrangements effective from September 2020. No policy changes are proposed within this consultation, download and view the proposed School Admissions Policy 2020/2021 (pdf)

Please email any comments to school.admissions@newport.gov.uk or write to the School Admissions Manager, Education Services, Newport City Council, Civic Centre, Newport NP20 4UR

Draft Schools Accessibility Strategy

11 February - 8 April 2019

Newport City Council’s draft accessibility strategy for schools sets out how the council aims to improve the accessibility of schools to pupils with disabilities. 

Recent consultations 

SENCOM Service Changes

Closed 14 February 2019

We asked for views on about services provided for hearing, visual and sensory communication needs. 

Newport City Council Budget 2019/2020

Closed 30 January 2019 

The council’s Cabinet has considered a draft budget for 2019/20 and how services could be delivered within the limited resources available..

Conservation area appraisals

Closed 21 December 2018

We consulted on conservation area appraisals for Caerleon (pdf), The Shrubbery (pdf) and Stow Park (pdf)

HMO Additional Licensing scheme review

Closed 16 December 2018

Newport City Council consulted on a review of its HMO (House in Multiple Occupation) Additional Licensing scheme to see if it should be extended for five years from June 2019.

Newport City Council services

Closed 9 December 2019

We asked people to tell us about the council services that matter most to them to help us plan for the next three years. 

Waste and recycling in Newport

Closed 23 November 2018

Almost 60% of the waste thrown into our wheelie bins could be recycled, this means that last year 16,000 tonnes of recycling was thrown away, wasting more than £1 million of your money. We wanted to find out how residents recycled their waste.

Contacting the council

Closed 12 November 2018

We asked residents how they would prefer to get in touch with the council, online via the website or app, by phone, email, or in person. 

Learning Resource Base at Lodge Hill Primary School

Closed 16 October 2018

The council consulted on the proposal to establish a Learning Resource Base class for pupils with additional learning needs at Caerleon Lodge Hill Primary School Caerleon from April 2019...

Active Travel

Closed 5 October 2018 

We proposed formally adding connecting routes around the railway station and city centre to the Integrated Network Map...

Rights of Way Improvement Plan

Closed 28 September 2018

Newport's existing Rights of Way Improvement Plan (ROWIP) will be reviewed and updated to manage and improve access to Newport's rights of way network over the next ten years...

Conservation area appraisal

Closed 3 August 2018

We consulted on three conservation area appraisals in Newport...

Environmental permit consultation

Closed 6 July 2018

Newport City Council received an application for a permit from  Dragon Asphalt Ltd...

Thank you for sharing your views

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