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Power cut at Canning Town Library Canning Town Library has been affected by a power cut in the local area and is currently closed - we will extend book return due dates by one week in case you cannot return items at an alternative library.
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 25 and Sunday 26 November 2017. Customers may find certain online forms will not function during this time. 

Customers can still make payments, but online account balances will not be updated until Monday 27 November 2017. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.​

Environmental health


Pest controlPest control

Pests can spread diseases and damage property. Our Pest Control Service helps residents, landlords and businesses in the borough.

Food production: hygieneFood production: hygiene

Information on ways to handle, prepare, store and cook food for homes and businesses.

Food safety inspectionsFood safety inspections

Find information on how we make sure businesses follow food safety laws.

Food business registration

If you wish to run a food business, you must register it with us. You can do this online for free.

Food poisoning

Report cases of food poisoning or poor food hygiene.