Civil Contingencies

The council's Civil Contingencies unit provides emergency planning and business continuity support services for Newport City Council and maintains a 24 hour, 365 days a year duty officer system to respond to exceptional situations.

Download the Corporate Emergency Management Plan|

Download the Adverse Weather Plan| 

Download the Solutia Off Site Emergency Plan| 


Find out if you are at risk of flooding and how to prepare in advance on the Natural Resources Wales| website.

Residents and businesses can register with Natural Resources Wales to receive free flood warnings. |

Natural Resources Wales also publishes details of current flood warnings in force.| 

Download the Local Flood Risk Management Strategy| (pdf)

See also the Roads Maintenance – Flooding| page. 

Community Risk Register

The Community Risk Register gives an agreed position on the risks likely to affect a local area and on the planning and resourcing required to prepare for those risks.

Read more on the Gwent Local Resilience Forum| website.


Civil Contingencies Unit, Newport City Council, Civic Centre, Newport, South Wales NP20 4UR

Telephone: (01633) 656656