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Revenues and Benefits System will be unavailable this weekendCouncil Tax Account Balances, Housing Benefit information via MyNewham & our Online Housing Benefit/Council Tax Forms will be unavailable from 5am Saturday 14 December to 10am Monday 16 December, while we complete an essential migration and upgrade.

Customers can still make payments, but online account balances may not be updated until Tuesday 17 December, we apologise for any inconvenience caused.​

Press Office

The Media Team provides news and information about council services, events and issues. We offer a 24 hour, 365 day service to members of the press.
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Contact the Media Team

You can contact the Media Team by phone or email:
​Hours covered
​Contact number
Monday to Friday, 8am - 6pm 020 3373 2755
All other hours
020 8430 2000
Email (monitored Monday to Friday, 8am - 6pm)
The Media Team only deals with enquiries from the press. If your query is about a council service, please contact customer services.

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