Conservation areas


There are 15 conservation areas within the Newport City Council area.

Download the guidance note What is a Conservation Area? (pdf)

Conservation areas

Beechwood Park

Belle Vue Park



Kensington Place

Lower Dock Street

Lower Machen

Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal


St Woolos

Stow Park

The Shrubbery

Town Centre

Tredegar House and Grounds


Conservation Area Consent

Demolition of a building or structure (e.g. boundary wall) within a conservation area requires Conservation Area Consent.

Grant Aid

A Historic Building Grant, of up to 25% of eligible costs to a maximum sum of £2,000, may be available from the council.

Eligible buildings must be of architectural or historic interest.

Read the Historic Building Grant guidance notes and download the Terms and Conditions of Grant Aid (pdf).

Apply by completing the Historic Building Grant application form (pdf)