Armed forces

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Newport City Council works with partners from the public services, charities and other community organisations to support the armed forces community.

If you are a serving or former member of the armed forces we can offer support and information.

Advice and support

Armed Forces community covenant

Learn more about the Armed Forces covenant

Download Armed Forces Covenant Wales News 2021 (pdf)

Download Armed Forces Covenant Wales News 2022 (pdf)


Through a grant-funded project, our HM Forces education support officer works with schools and SSCE Cymru to ensure that Armed Forces children are not disadvantaged as a result of military life.

Defence discount service

Defence discount is the official MoD discount service for the armed forces, veterans and armed forces community