The Commission has published its Final Recommendations for the future electoral arrangements for the City of Newport and submitted them to Welsh Government Ministers on 14 August 2020.
It is now for Welsh Government and its Ministers to decide how to proceed. Ordinarily they will make an Order.
The Final Recommendations Report contains all of the Commission’s recommendations for the City of Newport. Where it has made changes to the existing arrangements a description of the change, the representations it has received, the reasons for any change and a map of the proposals are contained in the report.
The Commission would like to take this opportunity to thank all those who took the time to make representations as well as the City Council for their assistance in the conduct of the review.
The reports, maps and other supporting information for the review can be found below.
If you have any views on the Final Recommendations, these should be addressed to Welsh Government at the details below:
Local Government Democracy Team
Democracy, Diversity and Remuneration Division