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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.​​​​​​

Emergencies


Current emgergency situationsCurrent emergency situations

Find details of any current civil emergencies in Newham.

FloodingFlooding

What to do if there is a flood and how to protect your home.

Planning for emergencies: Advice for businesses Business continuity advice

How to prepare for an emergency and make a plan to protect your staff and business if something happens.

Emergency planEmergency plan

How to plan for possible emergencies including what to include in a grab bag.

Failure of utilitiesFailure of utilities

Advice about what you can do if you are left without electricity, gas or water.

Severe weatherSevere weather

How to look after yourself during extremely hot or cold weather.