Newham
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Essential maintenance this weekend to our Housing Management System and planned website maintenance work
Housing Rent Account Balances and some Online Customer Forms will be unavailable via My Newham  from Friday 20 September at 5pm until Monday 23 September 2019. Customers can still make payments, but online account balances will not be updated until Monday 23 September 2019. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.​

Also, the Newham website will be unavailable while we make some changes on Saturday 21 September between 10am and 6pm. You will not be able to report problems or apply for services during this time. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.​

Private rented housing


Private rented property licensingPrivate rented property licensing

All landlords must licence their properties in Newham. Find out how to licence your property and what happens if you don't.

Find a home

Ways to search for a home and things to consider if you use a letting agent.

Your tenancy

Make sure you know the rights and responsibilities of you and your landlord.

Paying a deposit

Making sure it is protected and how to get it back at the end of your tenancy.

Problems when renting

We may be able to help you if things go wrong when you are renting privately.