Newham
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Essential maintenance this weekend to our Council Tax & Housing Benefit system ​Council Tax Account Balances and Housing Benefit information will be unavailable via MyNewham on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 February 2018.

Customers can still make payments, but online account balances will not be updated until Monday 26 February 2018. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.​​

Deaths, funerals and cremations


Registering a deathRegistering a death

Details of when to register a death and where to go.

CemeteriesCemeteries

Information about cemeteries in Newham including our own West Ham Cemetery.

Copy certificatesCopy certificates

Ask for copies of birth, death and marriage certificates.

BurialsBurials

Burial fees, children's area and Muslim burials at West Ham Cemetery.

Public funerals

What we do when a person dies and there are no arrangements for a funeral.

Repatriation of bodies - England and Wales

How to bring back a body to this country for a funeral.