News forFinance


17 July 2018

Mayor's statement on loans legal action

On Monday (July 16) at a meeting of the full Council Mayor Rokhsana Fiaz made an announcement regarding Newham Council borrowing and a specialist type ......Read more

22 June 2018

CIPFA Brought in to undertake a financial health check of Newham council's books

Experts in public finance have started work at Newham Council to review its  financial sustainability and ensure all is well with the books as part of ......Read more

22 June 2018

New chief finance officer joins Newham Council

Mike O’Donnell will be joining Newham Council as a member of the executive leadership team, director of financial sustainability and statutory s151 officer....Read more

14 February 2018

Mayor proposes no cuts budget and freeze in Council Tax for tenth year in a row

Mayor Sir Robin Wales is proposing once again to set the lowest Council Tax in outer London by recommending a freeze in the Newham element of the levy ......Read more

27 November 2017

Newham's response to the Budget

Sir Robin Wales Mayor of Newham, said: This budget does not go far enough in fixing the issues our residents are facing. Instead, this budget shows the...Read more