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About NPT

Shaping our county

At Team NPT, we’re more than 6,500 people, all working together to serve the people, communities and​ businesses of Neath Port Talbot. We have 64 councillors, representing 42 wards.

Our work touches most aspects of people’s lives. From social services and schools, to housing and roads, to attracting investment to ensure Neath Port Talbot is a great place to live, work and visit.


NPT in numbers

64 councillors
6,500+ employees
5 valleys
3 towns
140,000 residents
540+ miles of walking and cycling routes
3 miles of beach
1 university campus
25 apprenticeships established
3,250+ businesses

One Team, One Council

Our proposed vision is to work together as one to help Neath Port Talbot residents live fulfilled lives. Where…

  • All children get the best start in life
  • Communities are thriving and sustainable
  • Our environment, culture and heritage can be enjoyed by future generations
  • Local people are skilled and access high quality, green jobs

Our values are at the heart of everything we do. We are:

  • Connected - What matters to you is what matters to us
  • Caring - We care about you, your life and the future of our county borough
  • Collaborative - We work with you and our partners; together we can achieve more
  • Confidence - We are confident and optimistic about the future

What we offer

As well as the satisfaction of helping to improve the lives of thousands of people across Neath Port Talbot, at Team NPT you can look forward to a welcoming work environment that enables you to be the very best you can be.