About Us

Colwyn Bay Civic Society was established in 1972 and has a watching brief over the town and seeks to protect the towns natural and built heritage.

We are a non political Society and are affiliated to The Civic Trust in Wales an organisation through which we can link with other Civic Societies in making our voice heard on national issues.

View across Colwyn Bay

View across Colwyn Bay

What We Do

  • We are consultees on planning applications and appeals in the Colwyn district submitted to the Conwy County Borough Council
  • We campaign for the protection of Colwyn Bay’s built and natural heritage and seek to influence opinion in favour of good planning practise
  • We act as a repository of local historical information
  • We aim to stimulate public interest and debate in Colwyn Bay and it’s heritage