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Technical difficulties​We are currently experiencing technical issues with our online Housing Benefit, Council Tax Reduction & Council Tax form. Customers are currently unable to submit these forms to the Council. We apologise for any inconvenience caused and hope to have the fault rectified as soon as possible. Essential systems maintenance this Friday evening This website may experience intermittent disruption from 6pm tonight, Friday 16 August, while we upgrade our systems. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.​​​​​​

Council and democracy


Mayor of NewhamMayor of Newham

Find out about the role of the Mayor and their biography.

Voting and electionsVoting and elections

Register to vote, how to vote, find your polling station and election results.

Councillors and committeesCouncillors and committees

Find your councillors, decision making, committees, minutes, scrutiny, calendar of meetings.

Data protection and freedom of informationData protection and freedom of information

Making a freedom of information request, information on how we process your information, and copyright.

ConsultationsConsultations

Current consultations, surveys, Newham People's Panel, petitions.

Young Mayor of NewhamYoung Mayor of Newham

Information about Newham's Young Mayor and Youth Council and how to get involved.