Tourism trade support

Newport City Council’s tourism team offers help and advice to members of the tourism trade in Newport.

If you own a tourism business in Newport – accommodation, activities, food - and offer services to visitors we would like to hear from you.

Newport Travel Trade Guide

We can give advice on listing events, funding, tourism association membership, product development, providing tourist information, networking, marketing and promotion. 

Tourism Investment Support Scheme

The Tourism Investment Support Scheme (TISS) is open to existing and new tourism businesses in Wales to help upgrade facilities and increase capacity where there is a gap in the market.

For more information contact Business Wales on 03000 603000 or email

WRAP Cymru – funding for hospitality, tourism and food SMEs 

WRAP Cymru offers support for small and medium businesses to help save money by cutting the amount of waste produced.

Businesses can apply for a grant of up to £50,000 and consultancy. 

Visitor experience

The visitor experience is a key part of the visitor economy and your business.

Read more on the Destination Management Wales website.

Read the Newport Destination Management Strategy (pdf)

Read the Newport Destination Management Action Plan (pdf)


If you have any queries please telephone (01633) 233664 or email