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 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.​

Licences and street trading


Premises licence alcohol and entertainmentPremises licence: alcohol and entertainment

To offer certain types of entertainment or sell alcohol at a venue in Newham you must have a premises licence.

Personal alcohol and entertainment licencePersonal licence: alcohol and entertainment

A personal licence allows you to sell or supply alcohol at a premises that has a valid premises licence.

Gambling premises licenceGambling premises licence

You need a licence if you run a premises that is used for gambling.

Gaming machines licenceGaming machines licence

If you want gaming machines in your premises, you need a licence.

Temporary event notice

If you wish to hold a one-off event, check to find out if you need a temporary event notice.

Sports ground licence

Does your sports ground have a covered stand? Find out whether you need a safety certificate before you hold a sporting event.