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National Development Framework

The Planning Directorate is working on the production of a National Development Framework (NDF). The NDF will set out a 20-year land use framework for Wales and will replace the current Wales Spatial Plan. The NDF will: set out where

Welsh Translation

Welsh versions of any documents that appear on the website including agendas and minutes will be made available on request.   Fe fydd fersiynau Cymraeg o unrhyw ddogfennau sy’n ymddangos ar y wefan, yn cynnwys agenda a chofnodion ar gael

Torfaen Together 2019

The 2019 Torfaen residents survey, Torfaen Together 2019 is now open on the Get Involved consultation website. Paper copies of the survey are available in libraries, customer care centres and the Civic Centre reception.

“Chairman’s Matters” Our Chairman’s update on his activities (30 July 2019)

Keep up to date with a busy year in the life of our Chairman, Councillor Anthony Bird. 2019-07-30

Join the Conversation!

The Future Generations Office has informed us that ‘Cymru Ein Dyfodol’ / ‘Our Future Wales’ is now live on their website: The Future Generations Commissioner, Sophie Howe, is keen to connect to people across Wales and we have been asked

Full Council 31 July 2019

Agenda CL 2019-07-31 Agenda Minutes

Torfaen Voluntary Alliance Network & Celebration Event 8 July 2019

We were pleased to support this event today and provide information about our services.  

Cwmbran at 70!

On 4 November 1949, an area of 3,160 acres around Cwmbran, Pontnewydd and Croes-y-ceiliog was designated by the Minister of Town & Country Planning as the site of a “New Town” of 35,000 population. The Cwmbran Development Corporation was established

Civil Parking & Environmental Enforcement

Members of the Council recently welcomed Councillors Anthony Hunt and Fiona Cross from Torfaen County Borough Council to one of our meetings to describe new arrangements relating to civil parking and environmental enforcement. A BriefingNote prepared by Torfaen County Borough

Torfaen Public Services Board Annual Report 2019

  The Torfaen Public Services Board (PSB) has published its Annual Report for the period April 2018 to March 2019. This report comprises: A written report Seven ‘at a glance’ pages giving an overview of progress on each of the