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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.​

Zero tolerance

Newham Council has zero tolerance for abusive behaviour towards our staff.
Mutual respect
Our staff are committed to treating everyone with respect. We ask that you show them respect too.

If you behave in an intimidating or violent way to our staff, you may be:
  • banned from using council facilities and services
  • prosecuted by the police.
If you become concerned about the behaviour of a member of Newham Council staff, please ask to speak to a manager or use our complaints procedure.

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