This website is produced and maintained by Newport City Council.

The site uses Browsealoud software (click the 'listen to this page' link top-right of the homepage) so that you can hear pages being read out loud as well as using a magnifier and other visual aids. 

Watch a short video introducing Browsealoud.  

Watch a How to use Browsealoud video guide

Text size

Alter text size to suit your needs.

Using Internet Explorer -  open the website, click on View at the top of the screen and select Text Size. From the drop-down list, select the text option which suits you best: Medium, Larger or Largest. Text on the website will change size according to which option you pick.

Using Firefox, Mozilla, Netscape, Camino, IE5 and Safari on mac clients  - alter the font size by holding down the control key (command/apple key on a mac) and pressing + to increase text size or – to reduce text size. These options are also available from the toolbar by selecting view increase/decrease text size.

Opera users can zoom using the dropdown on the address bar or the + and – keys.  

A-Z of services

An alphabetical listing of individual council services with telephone contact details and links to relevant web pages.


The sitemap gives an overview of content on the site with links to each section.


Get back to the homepage by clicking on the Newport City Council banner on the top left of each page.


Use the enquiry form to make comments, suggestion or enquiries about council services.

See the contact page for address, email and telephone number for Newport City Council.

Adobe Acrobat

Large documents are published on the site using PDF (Portable Document Format) file format. You will need to have Adobe Acrobat installed on your machine in order to view these documents. Follow this link to Adobe if you wish to install the software: