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Revenues and Benefits System will be unavailable this weekendCouncil Tax Account Balances, Housing Benefit information via MyNewham & our Online Housing Benefit/Council Tax Forms will be unavailable from 5am Saturday 14 December to 10am Monday 16 December, while we complete an essential migration and upgrade.

Customers can still make payments, but online account balances may not be updated until Tuesday 17 December, we apologise for any inconvenience caused.​

Building control

Building controlBuilding control

Our surveyors protect people in and around buildings by making sure you follow the law. Find out whether you need building control approval and how to apply for it.

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Submitting an application has never been easier.

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Newham Building Control surveyors retain varied experience to undertake all manner of inspection work to residential and commercial developments.

Building Control applicationBuilding Control application searches and our staff

If you plan to demolish a building in Newham you need to tell us at least six weeks before you start the work.

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Latest news and contact information