London Borough of Croydon

Services & information

  • Benefits

    Benefits help and advice, including Housing Benefit, Council Tax Support and emergency support. Tell us about changes in your circumstances or if your income has been affected by coronavirus.

  • Council Tax

    Register to pay your Council Tax bill, tell us you're moving home, let us know about a change in your circumstances, find out if you're eligible for a discount or reduction, appeals, refunds and Council Tax bands.

  • Rubbish and recycling

    Includes rubbish and recycling collections; reporting a problem; getting rid of large unwanted items and more

  • Business, licences and tenders

    Business rates, licences, permits and registrations, procurement, tenders and contracts, Croydon markets, payments and invoices, running a business, trading standards, health, safety and food safety.

  • Births, deaths, marriages and citizenship

    The government has announced that weddings, civil partnerships and citizenship ceremonies will not be permitted to take place from 20 December. Appointments to register a birth or to give notice of intent to marry are available as a face to face service. To register a death call us on 020 8726 6300. 

  • Children, young people and families

    Includes: reporting a concern about a child, emotional wellbeing and mental health support, special educational and disability support, early help support, referral process for children's services, childcare and looked after children.

  • Community and life events

    Reporting crime; community safety; registering births; marriages and deaths; citizenship; Best Start Children's centres; community funding and more

  • Council and elections

    Includes all about the council and the mayor, councillors, committees, elections and registering to vote, feedback and consultations.

  • Education and learning

    Includes Croydon schools and school admissions, adult and further education, special educational needs, support for parents, teacher information and more.

  • Environment

    Includes; noise, air and other pollution; pest control; flooding and more

  • Health and social care

    Includes health and social care for adults and children; fostering and adoption; public health and more

  • Housing

    Includes advice on council and private housing; paying your council house rent; resident involvement; reporting council property repairs and more

  • Leisure and culture

    Includes libraries; parks; sports; arts and entertainment and more

  • Parking, streets and transport

    Includes parking permits; paying parking fines; roads and pavements; public transport information and more

  • Planning and regeneration

    Includes planning permission; building control; regeneration and more