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My Newham will be unavailable from 22 until 24 February
​Council Tax Account Balances and Housing Benefit information via MyNewham will not be available from Saturday 22 to Monday 24 February 2020, this is due to an upgrade being carried out.
Customers can still make payments, but online account balances will not be updated until Tuesday 25 February 2020.​

Benefits - tell us about a change

If your circumstances change you must tell us straight away because it may affect the amount of benefit you get.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
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​Tell us about changes to:

  • Your home details: for example if you have moved home, if someone moves out or a new person moves in.
  • Your payments: for example a change to your rent or any service charges with in your rent (unless you are a Newham Council tenant)
  • Your circumstances and your partner’s circumstances: for example your name, your employment, the benefits you get, your income or savings
  • The people you live with: for example their name, their employment, the benefits they get, their income or savings.
  • Leaving your home temporarily: Tell us if you are going away from your home, even for a short period of time.
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