Who we are and what we do

On this page you can find information, and links to other pages and websites that provide information on who we are and what we do – that is, who key council members are and how they contribute to the running of the council and making decisions for the borough.

Cabinet and executive

The names of the members of the executive, including cabinet, their portfolios and the work and decisions made by the executive.

Committees

Learn more about:

  • Who sits on each of our committees and sub-committees
  • Agendas, reports, decisions, minutes and background papers for meetings
  • Declarations of interest for each committee and sub-committee.

Each committee and sub-committee ware listed on our committee structure page 

Community Forums

Information about community forums

Contact us

Find details of our customer service centres, as well as how to contact us by phone and email on our contact page

You can also find contact details for specific council departments on the relevant pages on this website.

Election results

Local and General Election results in Newham 

Information governance

How we manage our records and keep information secure, Freedom of Information, Data Protection and re-using our information.

Location and opening times of council service centres and facilities

News

Our press releases and news

Newham magazine - our fortnightly magazine for local residents

Relationships with other authorities

We work with other public sector bodies as well as the business, community and voluntary sectors.

Outside bodies

A list of the local joint authorities and other bodies and the names of the councillors appointed to them. 

Partnerships

Information about the Newham Partnership and its boards and the councillors who sit on those boards.