Local Authority

Newport City Council

Background of Organisation

Newport City Council is a unitary authority formed in 1996, and is the 8th largest in Wales, providing all major services such as education, leisure, housing , social services, planning and highways.

Organisational Objectives

The Council is separated in four service divisions under the headings of which strategies are developed by their directors. These are:

Relevant Policies, Projects & Activities

The Council employs a Biodiversity Officer and provides a variety of environmental services ranging from public involvement in biodiversity conservation to recycling and energy saving incentives.