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We are making changes to our website We will be making some changes to our website between 6pm on Friday 27 Nov until 5pm Saturday 28 Nov. During this time you will be able to make payments, but other online services may be unavailable. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Pay it

It's quick, safe, secure and easy to make an online payment to the council using a credit or debit card.

We accept the following payment cards:
MasterCard, Delta, Maestro, Visa and Visa Electron cards
We do not accept American Express or Diners Club cards.

Most popular payments


A to Z of payments

Bailiff payment Building ControlBusiness rates Business improvement district paymentsBusiness improvement district payments


Check your balances and statements online

You can check your Council Tax and housing rent balances and statements online through My Newham. To use this service you will need your account reference number and PIN code.


Set up a Direct Debit

You can spread the cost of your bills over 12 months and choose a monthly payment date if you pay by Direct Debit.

To set up a Direct Debit you will need your:
  • Council Tax or business rates reference number
  • bank or building society name
  • account number
  • sort code
  • branch address.


Create a standing order for your rent payments

Pay your rent charges weekly, fortnightly or monthly on a date that suits you.

To set up a standing order for your rent you will need your:

  • rent payment reference number
  • bank or building society name
  • account number
  • sort code
  • branch address.

Complete the standing order mandate form (Word), print and return to your bank/building society.


Keeping your details safe

We operate a secure online payment service. It is not possible for any unauthorised people to access details of your payment.
For more information about online payments view our privacy statement.
If you are using a computer in a public place, we strongly advise you to make sure you are not being watched by someone as you enter your card details. This is to prevent your details being misused by someone else.
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