Boundary Commission review

Newport VVP - aerial April 2017

The Local Democracy and Boundary Commission for Wales has published its draft proposals for the future electoral arrangements for the City of Newport.

Consultation 16 January - 8 April 2020

You can view the proposals on the Commission's consultation portal, compare them with the existing arrangements and make any comments which you may wish to make.

Public Notice

Local Democracy and Boundary Commission for Wales, Local Government (Democracy) (Wales) Act 2013.

Review of Electoral Arrangements for the City of Newport 

The Local Democracy and Boundary Commission for Wales has completed the first stage of the review of the electoral arrangements for the City of Newport. The Commission is now publishing draft proposals.

The Commission is providing notice of the period for representation commencing 16 January 2020 and ending 8 April 2020. After this date the Commission will consider all the evidence and prepare a Final Proposals Report. These will be published and submitted to the Welsh Ministers, who may give effect to the proposals either as submitted or with modifications. 

Comments should be sent via email to enquiries@boundaries.wales or in writing to:

The Chief Executive, Local Democracy and Boundary Commission for Wales, Hastings House, Fitzalan Court, CARDIFF, CF24 0BL between 16 January 2020 and 8 April 2020. 

Further information about the review and the work of the Commission can be found on the Commission’s website: www.ldbc.gov.wales

Please note that the comments received may be published. If the respondent does not wish to publicly disclose their name and address this must be stated expressly in the response.

Shereen Williams, Chief Executive